Essex

Essex fatal crash driver who was 'ill at wheel' named

A 70-year-old man who died at the scene of a crash in Essex, after possibly falling ill, has been named.

David Churn of Plumberow Avenue, Hockley, was driving a Toyota Hilux which collided with a Ford Fiesta and left the road in Rochford at 1240 BST on Saturday.

The Toyota then struck a lamppost, electricity post and a tree, police said.

A police spokesman said Mr Churn may have been taken ill at the wheel.

A woman passenger in the Fiesta suffered shock.

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