Police are on the scene of a serious collision in Hutton.
Rayleigh Road is closed from Hanging Hill to the traffic lights near the old college. If you are making an essential journey today, please use another route.
It follows a collision between a pedestrian and a white Vauxhall Astra van shortly before 8am this morning, Thursday May 7.
Anyone who witnessed the incident and has not yet spoken to officers, or who was driving through the area and may have dash cam, is asked to call 101.
The incident number to quote is 164 of 7 May.