Children involved in Tiptree collision

Emergency services at the scene in Tiptree yesterday Credit: David Johnson

Fire Fighters, Police and the Ambulance Service all attended a road traffic accident in Essex yesterday, which involved three children.

A woman in her sixties was air lifted by East Anglian Air Ambulance Service to Addenbrooke's Hospital with serious pelvic injuries.

In a statement Essex Police said: "Police officers were called to Colchester Road, Tiptree, after a silver Hyundai estate car came off the road and was in collision with a tree."

"This happened just after 11.30am yesterday (Saturday November 16). The occupants of the car, believed to be two adults and three children, were taken to Addenbrooke’s hospital for treatment. The road was closed for just over two hours whilst the vehicle was recovered."

The car came off the road and collided with a tree Credit: David Johnson