There are delays due to accident investigation work on A127 Southend Arterial Road Eastbound between A129 Rayleigh Road (Rayleigh Weir) and A1015 Rayleigh Road (Kent Elms Corner).
Three vehicles were involved in the accident just before 16:00 but full closures weren't needed until around 17:00. The road is expected to remain closed until late this evening.
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Greater Anglia have apologised for the delays that have disrupted services today