Appeal after horse and rider injured in Basildon

Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision involving a blue Ford Focus and a horse in Vange.

It happened in Vange Hill Drive, close to the junction with Dewsgreen, at around 2.20pm on Saturday January 15.

The rider of the horse attended hospital for treatment and the horse was also injured.

Officers are keen to speak with anyone who witnessed the collision, or the immediate aftermath.

If you saw anything, have any CCTV, dash cam or doorbell footage you can submit a report online at or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

Please quote incident 630 of January 15.

You can also call 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


Mick Ferris

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