A man’s died after a crash in Basildon.
The victim, a 25 year old from Canvey was a passenger in a red BMW 3 series car which hit a roundabout then a tree on Broadmayne junction with Uppermayne at around 10.30pm last night (Monday, June 20.)
The driver, a 22-year-old man from Basildon, suffered serious but not life threatening injuries and was taken to Basildon Hospital for treatment.
Part of the roundabout and road had to remain shut overnight to enable forensic collision investigation work to be undertaken.
The road was re-opened at around 5.30am.
Officers from the Serious Collision investigation Unit (SCIU) will be investigating the crash and anyone with any information is asked to contact them on 101 or email email@example.com