Teenage girl, 14, airlifted to hospital with “serious injuries” after crash on Dunmow Road

Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision in Felsted this morning . Picture: Archant

Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision in Felsted this morning . Picture: Archant - Credit: Archant

A 14-year-old girl was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a crash this morning (October 3) in Felsted.

Emergency services were called at around 7.35am with reports of a collision involving a white tipper van and a red Vauxhall Corsa on the B1256 Dunmow Road, near Exhibit House.

The Vauxhall driver, a woman, was taken to hospital with serious injuries and a 14-year-old girl who was a passenger in the car was flewn to hospital in an air ambulance.

The van driver, a 46-year-old man, was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

A section of the road has been closed while enquiries continue and drivers are asked to find alternative routes.


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Essex Police are appealing for witnesses who saw the collision to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01245 240590 or email CollisionAppeal@essex.pnn.police.uk.

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