POLICE were called to Clockhouse Lane in Chafford Hundred after a car ploughed into a tree in the early hours of Saturday.
At 1.30 am, police attended at bend in Clockhouse Lane, fifty metres from Drake Road. At the scene, they found A grey Volkswagen Golf wrapped around a tree.
There was no trace of the driver.
The vehicle was taken away by the council’s highways department.
The police are conducting an inquiry.
At this stage, Essex Police have not received a complaint in relation to the theft of a stolen grey Volkswagen Golf.