A woman has died following a collision outside a supermarket in Shoebury yesterday afternoon.
It happened shortly before 1.50pm yesterday (Tuesday, November 29) on the pavement area in front of the Asda store in North Shoebury Road.
Police were called by the ambulance to reports that a pedestrian, a woman aged 100 and from Thorpe Bay, had suffered serious injuries following a collision with a silver Renault Trafic minibus which also collided with a bollard.
She sadly died at the scene.
A 71-year-old woman, also a pedestrian, suffered slight injuries.
The van was being driven by a woman aged in her 50s.
Officers are investigating the circumstances leading up to the collision and would appeal for anyone who saw what may have happened who has not already contacted police to get in touch.
Nobody has been arrested.
Anybody that can help is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on Essex Police 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org