Woman dies in Abridge collision

A woman has died following a collision in Abridge.

Police received a call at around 6.20pm yesterday (Thursday 20 January) reporting a collision involving a car and a pedestrian.

Sadly, the pedestrian – a woman in her 50s – died at the scene.

A 61 year-old man from Ongar has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and driving whilst unfit through drink or drugs, he is currently in custody.

Anyone who saw anything or has any CCTV, dash cam, or doorbell footage can submit a report online at https://www.essex.police.uk or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

Please quote incident 933 of January 20.

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


Mick Ferris

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