Man trapped after road traffic collision on A13

A MAN was trapped in his van after a road traffic collision on the A13 in the early hours of Sunday morning. Firefighters used small gear, bolt croppers and blocks to free a man trapped in his van.

Crash on Treacle Mine roundabout

CRASH on Arterial Road North Stifford in North Stifford, Grays closed and slow traffic in both directions between Treacle Mine Roundabout and Pilgrims Roundabout, because of an accident involving three vehicles and recovery work.

Frustration for Thurrock commuters as stuck level crossings cause chaos

EAST TILBURY commuters once again had a frustrating morning as the level crossing barrier was stuck down. The barriers became stuck around 7.15 am this morning (Friday) leaving commuters stranded and unable to board their trains.

Thurrock Travel: Wednesday Feb 19th

TWO lanes closed and queueing traffic on M25 clockwise at A282, QE2 Bridge, because of an accident involving lorry and a car and recovery work. Congestion to before J30, Lakeside.

Thurrock Travel chaos on rail line: Monday February 10th

SERVICE suspended on C2C between Pitsea and Grays due to signalling problem between Tilbury Town and Grays. Tickets being accepted on Greater Anglia and local bus services.

Thurrock Travel: Thursday Feb 6th

ALL traffic details on the second day of strikes on the tube. Queueing traffic and heavier than usual traffic on A13 westbound between Ferry Lane Interchange in Rainham and the A1261 East India Dock Link Tunnel junction in London.

Rush hour headache after signal failure

THERE WAS rush hour chaos tonight (Tuesday) when trains were delayed after a signal failure between Upminster and Pitsea. C2C services in and out of Fenchurch Street to Shoeburyness were delayed and cancelled after the problem occured just before 5pm.

Biker critical with life threatening injuries after smash on Hogg Lane, Grays

A SPOKESPERSON for EEAST said: “We were called to the aid of a man, who was believed to be in his 40s, who had suffered life-threatening head and chest injuries. He was treated on scene and was sedated before being airlifted to the Royal London Hospital, where upon arrival he was believed to be in a critical condition.”

Man rescued after falling near sea wall in East Tilbury

EMERGENCY services battled to rescue a man who had fallen six feet down a sea wall in East Tilbury. Firefighters were called at just after 1.30 pm to assist paramedics to rescue a man who had fallen six foot down a grassy bank next to the sea wall ar Coalhouse Fort.

Man struck by car at Lakeside

THERE WAS traffic chaos at Lakeside on Friday evening after a man was struck by a car near Lakeside’s McDonald’s restaurant. The pedestrian was struck by a blue Ford Focus around 4pm this afternoon in Cygnet View.

Women trapped in car near Arena Essex

FIRE crews were called to assist at the scene of a road traffic collision near Arena Essex Raceway, Arterial Road, Purfleet. Firefighters used specialist cutting equipment to free a female casualty, working alongside Ambulance Service paramedics.

Serious RTC near to M11: Traffic tailed back to Lakeside

POLICE are advising motorists to avoid the M25 following a collision anti-clockwise between junctions 28 and 27.
A collision between a motorcycle and an articulated lorry occurred just before 7.30am this morning, Thursday, July 18.

Car crashes into wall in Grays

THE EMERGENCY services were called to New Road in Grays on Monday morning (Jan 14th) after a two vehicle road traffic collision between a white Vauxhall Vivaro and a silver VW Polo. The Polo crashed into a wall.

M25 closed due to serious accident

M25 closed and stationary traffic clockwise before J30, A13 (Lakeside), because of a serious accident involving two cars and recovery work. Diversion in operation – follow the Hollow Triangle on the A127 out to Halfway House, and the A128 south to rejoin the A13 at Orsett.

A13 closed after three car collision

A13 Essex – A13 in North Stifford closed and queueing traffic westbound between the A1012 junction and Lakeside, because of an accident involving three vehicles.

Driver trapped after lorry overturns on A13

A LORRY DRIVER WAS trapped and a large section of the A13 was closed for a time after his lorry overturned on Wednesday night. (July 25th).

Person trapped in collision in Lodge Lane

Crews are using specialist hydraulic cutting equipment to release them. The incident occurred at 20.50 hrs on the south side of Lodge Lane near to the junction of Hathaway Road in Grays.

Accident: Crash at New Road, Wennington

A1306 Greater London – A1306 New Road in Wennington blocked in both directions at the B1335 Wennington Road junction, because of an accident.

Petrol spillage on Manorway

THE MANORWAY in Corringham was closed for an hour this afternoon after an HGV container had spilt an unknown liquid on the roadway. At 14:25hrs: The road has been closed and fire crews are establishing what the unknown liquid is.

Woman trapped after three car crash on A13

CREWS were called to assist at the scene of a road traffic collision involving three vehicles, including an HGV on the A13 neqr the Stifford turn-off. The incident occurred at just before 1pm.

Kitchen fire in South Ockendon

One man aged 62 years suffered from smoke inhalation and crews administered oxygen therapy. The man was placed in the care of the ambulance service.

Rush hour travel: Ship Lane closed after horse box accident

Accident at 0730 hrs: Ship Lane in Aveley closed in both directions between West Thurrock and the Hall Road junction, because of an accident involving a horse-box. Further details to come.

Ockendon Road blocked due to fallen tree

STRONG WINDS and driving rain have taken their toll around the borough this morning (Tuesday).The Ockendon Road at Pea Lane in North Ockendon has been blocked off due to a fallen tree.

Tilbury chemical leak update

Update: An investigation has found that the leak is small and poses no real danger to the docks or surroundings and at 12:26hrs crews handed the scene of the incident back to the site owners who will arrange to have the valve repaired.

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