BREAKING ESSEX Hatfield Broad Oak

Two left fighting for their lives after head on collision in Essex

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Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious collision in Hatfield Broad Oak which has left two people with serious life-changing injuries.
Officers remain at the scene of the collision on the B183 and the road is expected to remain closed for some time.
The crash happened today, Friday 29 January, at 4.30pm when a Black Audi R8 was in collision with a white Ford C-Max.
The Audi was travelling from Hatfield Broad Oak in the direction of The Four Ashes in Takeley when it was involved in a head-on collision with the C-Max.
It is believed the Audi may have been trying to attempt to overtake another car, a Volvo, at the time.
The occupants of both the Audi and C-Max were seriously injured and both have been taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital where they remain in a serious condition.
Officers remain at the scene and an investigation is underway.
We would like to hear from anyone who either witnessed the collision or saw the Audi R8 travelling towards The Four Ashes in the moments leading up to the crash. We would also like to hear from anyone with Dash Cam footage.
Anyone with information can contact Essex Police’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit by calling 101, emailing [email protected] or calling Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.