A woman aged in her 80s has died following a road traffic collision on the A120.
The victim, from Braintree, died following the crash at around 11am yesterday between the Coggeshall and Marks Tey junctions.
A woman, aged in her 20s, from London, has been taken to hospital with serious injuries. The injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.
Anybody who witnessed the collision or the circumstances leading up to it who has not already spoken to police is asked to contact Essex Police on 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.