A man’s died after the car he was in crashed into a stationary HGV trailer in Witham.
The vicitm’s believed to be in his 20s or 30s and from the Chelmsford area.
Two other people in the car are being treated at Broomfield Hospital following the incident on Freebournes Lane in the early hours.
Officers would like to speak to any witnesses to the collision.
Anybody that can help is asked to contact the Serious Collision Unit on Essex Police 101.
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