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Man in hospital after getting trapped under car at Stansted Airport

Stansted Airport Credit: PA Wire

A 63-year-old man is fighting for his life after reportedly falling and becoming trapped under his car outside Stansted Airport.

Essex Police said officers were called shortly before 4am this morning to reports of the incident in Terminal Road North, in which the man suffered "life-threatening injuries".

The driver was taken to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge with a head injury.

Teenager stabbed in Southend

A 17-year-old boy was stabbed at Windmere Road in Southend Credit: ITV News Anglia.

A 17-year-old boy is in a stable condition after being stabbed in Essex.

Police were called to Windmere Road in Southend just before 10.30pm on Friday, September 21.

A teenage boy had been stabbed and was taken to hospital for treatment.

Officers said they believed it was an isolated incident and did not think there was a wider threat to the community.

Girl asleep in Jaywick caravan was lucky to survive arson attack

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of arson after a fire in Jaywick Credit: ITV News Anglia.

A 12-year-old girl is being treated for serious burns after the caravan she was sleeping in was set alight in Essex.

Firefighters were called to Humber Avenue in Jaywick just after 2am on Thursday, September 20.

Police said the victim was lucky to escape alive.

"This was a callous act where a young girl was seriously injured and narrowly escaped with her life. “We ask that witnesses, or anyone who saw suspicious activity in the area around the time of the incident, contact us, so that we can bring the person responsible for this crime to justice.”

– Det Sgt Dan Jeffries, Essex Police

A 15-year-old boy from Clacton was arrested on suspicion of arson and released on bail until October 18.


Sparks fly in Essex

Sparks have been flying in Essex with power cables crashing together.

Chas Haase, who filmed it, says it was sparked by starlings sitting on the wires

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