Crash on Essex road leads to closure and long delays for drivers

The A1016 on the outskirts of Chelmsford is currently closed due to a crash this morning.

It was first reported at 9.16am and is affecting drivers in both directions.

Traffic control commented on the situation.

They said: “Road closed and queueing traffic due to crash on A1016 Essex Regiment Way both ways from Channels Drive to Regiment Gate.”

Essex Police has been contacted regarding the crash.