ESSEX Police are currently dealing with three incidents in Thurrock, where a group of people are reportedly blocking the roads.
A spokesperson said: “We were called to the Navigator Fuel Distribution Centre at 3:50am this morning.
A call followed soon afterwards, alerting us to a similar situation in Askew Farm Lane.Our officers are also now responding to reports from a depot on London Road in Purfleet.
Six people have been arrested so far. Our officers are currently working to resolve the situation quickly and safely and nearby roads may remain closed as a part of this.
“We are urging any drivers to avoid the area and plan their journey accordingly.
“We appreciate your patience and understanding”.