A man has been arrested following a fatal crash in Grays.
Two lorries and a car were in collision on the A1012 exit slip road on the Londonbound A13 at around 9.30am yesterday.
Emergency services attended.
The driver of the car, a man in his 20s from the Basildon area, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
A 44 year-old man from the Birmingham area has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Pc Sam Nason from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.