Essex

Man bailed over 'horrific' bin lorry crash in Essex

Oliver Close in Grays, Essex Image copyright Google
Image caption Oliver Close in Grays, Essex, was sealed off while police investigated the fatal crash

A man arrested after a "horrific" bin lorry crash in which a refuse collector died has been released on bail.

The accident happened on Oliver Close in Grays, Essex, on Wednesday morning.

A Thurrock Council bin man aged in his 30s died at the scene. Two other council employees were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

A 40-year-old from Grays was questioned on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. He has been bailed until May.

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