Man injured in Brentwood collision dies in hospital

A man has died following a collision in Brentwood earlier this month.

The 35-year-old man from Chelmsford was crossing the street in Ongar Road when he was in collision with a blue Mini Cooper shortly after 10.45pm on Saturday July 3.

He died in hospital on Tuesday, July 13.

A 27-year-old man from Brentwood was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and driving whilst unfit through drink or drugs.

He was released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Anyone who witnessed the moments leading up to the collision, or has any dashcam footage, and has yet to come forward is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on [email protected]

You can also speak to an online operator at https://www.essex.police.uk between 7am-11pm or call 101.

Please quote incident 1568 of 3 July.

Mick Ferris

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