Essex Police are investigating an early morning collision in which a cyclist was killed in South Woodham Ferrers.
Emergency services were called just after 4am following reports of a collision involving a car and a cyclist at the roundabout junction of Burnham Road, Ferrers Road and Willow Grove.
The cyclist died at the scene. A man has been arrested in connection with the incident. Burnham Road was closed during rush hour while officers carried out initial investigations.