A TEENAGER has been killed in a road crash in Tilbury.
The collision happened on Feenan Highway, near to the Tilbury leisure centre when the boy appears to have lost control of the white Piaggio moped he has been riding along Brennan Road shortly before 8pm and struck a lamp post.
The 16-year-old boy, who lives locally, was certified dead at the scene.
A section of the road was closed for approximately eight hours while forensic collision investigators carried out their enquiries.
Anyone with information in connection with this crash is urged to contact investigating officers at Essex Police’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.