A section of the M11 near Stansted Airport is likely to remain closed this morning (Thursday 14 February) after a crash last night.Read the full story ›
Traffic police investigating a hit and run on the M11 in Essex in which a motorcyclist was killed say they want to talk to anyone who saw a blue Ford Focus at the time of the crash
The incident took place on the morning of Wednesday 16th January. The sixty three year old motorcyclist died at the scene.
Police say the Focus was seen driving south between Stansted Airport and Harlow and then on the A four one four towards Harlow.
A 37 year-old man from Harlow has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, failing to stop at the scene, and driving while unfit through drink or drugs.
Emergency crews have spent the night tackling a lorry fire on the M11 northbound near Stansted Airport.Read the full story ›
Essex police said 46 people died in the county in 2017 - that's down from 64 deaths the year before.Read the full story ›
A lorry driver who overturned his HGV on the M11 in Essex - while almost four times the legal alcohol limit - has been jailed for 16 weeks.Read the full story ›
The M11 has reopened after a 'multi-vehicle' crash closed the northbound carriageway in Essex.
It happened at Junction 8 for Stansted Airport. Police put a diversion in place but motorists still experienced heavy delays.
Highways England advised drivers to leave plenty of extra time for their journeys or use an alternative route.
A crash involving four vehicles has closed the M11 in Essex causing long delays.Read the full story ›
There are a major delays on the M11 in Essex after a multi-vehicle crash.
The accident happened on the northbound carriageway between junction 7 for Harlow and Junction 8 for Bishop's Stortford.
Police and the air ambulance have been called to the scene and traffic is being held while they deal with the scene.
Highways England say the congestion is likely to remain until mid afternoon.
The southbound carriageway was also closed so the air ambulance could land.
There are fears people trapped in the traffic jam will miss flights at Stansted and there have been reports of people leaving cars and walking along the carriageway to get to the airport.
Emergency repairs are being carried out on the M11 in Cambridgeshire after a severe lorry fire last night.
Highways England tweeted pictures of the blaze, which took place close to Junction 13 for Coton, just outside Cambridge.
They are warning that the section of the road could be closed for some time, diversions are in place.
Lorries are being banned from overtaking on parts of the M11 in Essex. The move is aimed at reducing congestion and improving safetyRead the full story ›