Essex

Chelmsford taxi driver charged with murder after man dies

Osea Way, Chelmsford Image copyright Google
Image caption The grandfather was hit by a silver Mercedes on 9 May

A taxi driver has been charged with murder after a car hit a man in Essex.

Allan Frampton, 60, from Hatfield Peverel was struck by the silver Mercedes S Class on Osea Way in Chelmsford at about 20:30 BST on 9 May.

He suffered serious injuries and died at the scene.

Essex Police said Nasser Rezare, 63, of Petersfield in Chelmsford has been charged with murder and will appear at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court later.