Car windscreen smashed by rock thrown from bridge

Police are appealing for information after a rock was thrown through the windsceen of a car on the A120 near Little Bentley.A female driver was lucky not to be hurt when the rock was thrown at her red Seat car near the B1035 turn off on Wednesday.

The woman was heading to Colchester when she saw a teenager or man standing on the near side of the A120 wearing jeans, a dark top and trainers.

Anyone with information should contact Colchester Police on 101. Information can also be passed anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.