A120 Little Tey police car crash: Three people injured

Three people were injured after a crash involving a police car on an emergency call in Essex.

The Ford Focus police car was in collision with a blue Toyota Rav4 on the A120 at Little Tey, near Colchester at about 17:25 GMT on Saturday.

Two women in the Toyota, aged 45 and 18 and from the Colchester area, were taken to Colchester General Hospital and treated for severe bruising.

A policewoman, 32, was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

A policeman, aged 41, was also travelling in the police car.

The road was closed for about four-and-a-half hours while investigations were carried out.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to contact police.

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