Appeal following collision in Canvey

Mick Ferris

Police are appealing for witnesses and dash cam footage following a collision in Somnes Avenue, Canvey, between a motorbike and a black Ford Mondeo Edge at around 2.10pm on Friday April 8.

The biker, a man in his 20s from Southend, was airlifted to hospital with life-changing injuries.

A 55-year-old local man, the driver of the Mondeo, stayed on scene to assist police.

The Roads Policing Unit is appealing for anyone with dash cam or CCTV footage, who witnessed the incident, or who may have seen either vehicle prior to the collision, to contact them.

Please quote incident number 594 of Friday April 8.

You can submit a report online at or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

Alternatively, you can call 101.

Information can also be given to independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or


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