Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road collision in Lampits Hill, Corringham, which happened at about 4.50pm on Thursday, June 23.
A man in his 20s from Corringham was involved in a collision with a lamp post while driving a green Nissan coupe.
He was declared dead at the scene.
Two other male drivers were arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. They were a 25-year-old man from Stanford-le-Hope, driving a grey Ford Sierra and a 22-year-old man from Corringham driving a blue Ford Fiesta. Both were released on bail pending further enquiries to August 6, 2011.
Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision, as well as anyone who saw anything prior to the collision to contact the serious collision investigation unit on 0300 333 4444.