Three-car pile-up on major road

EMERGENCY services today dealt with a three-car collision on the A12 near Colchester in which one vehicle had overturned.

EMERGENCY services today dealt with a three-car collision on the A12 near Colchester in which one vehicle had overturned.

There were no reports of serious injuries, although one woman had to be cut from her car by firefighters after becoming trapped and was left in the care of paramedics.

The incident happened on the London-bound carriageway near Eight Ash Green at around 8am this morning.