A man has died following a road traffic collision in Manningtree.
Officers were called to the B1035 Clacton Road in Horsley Cross at 7.30am today, June 30 to reports a black Fiat Punto was in collision with a Volvo tipper.
The Fiat’s engine caught fire but was quickly extinguished.
The car driver, a 20-year-old man, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
The lorry driver, a 50-year-old man, was uninjured.
Any witnesses to the collision who have not yet spoken to police are asked to contact Pc Darrin Lee at the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org