Delays as part of M25 closed

DRIVERS are being warned of serious delays on the M25 after a crash which has seen a stretch of the road closed.

POLICE are today appealing for witnesses to a crash on the Essex stretch of the M25 which claimed the life of a motorist.

The collision between three lorries and a car happened near Navestock on the anti-clockwise carriageway at about 11.30am today.

The car driver was pronounced dead at the scene as the entire carriageway was closed between junctions 28 and 27.

One lorry driver, a 23-year-old man from Spalding in Lincolnshire, was arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing death by careless driving.

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He is being questioned at Brentwood police station.

Any witnesses to the crash are urged to contact Chigwell Road Policing Unit on 0300 333 4444.

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