Live B1508 West Bergholt traffic updates after ‘serious collision’ closes road near Colchester

There has been a serious collision near Colchester this morning, leaving the B1508 closed for hours.

Essex Police are currently on the scene of a serious collision in West Bergholt involving a single vehicle.

The collision occured on the B1508 at the junction with Vinesse Road at around 7.40am this morning (Monday, December 27).

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In an initial statement published on Twitter, Essex Police said: “We are at the scene of a serious collision in West Bergholt.

“We were called at 7.40am this morning to reports of a single vehicle collision on the B1508, at the junction with Vinesse Road.

“The road is likely to remain shut until around midday.”

Any witnesses should call 101, Essex Police has urged.

Essex Police and the East of England Ambulance Service have been approached for comment.

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