A CRASH between a car and a motorbike has blocked a road in Maldon.

Spital Road is blocked at the junction of St Giles Crescent following the crash.

Traffic is reported to be slow in all areas surrounding the incident.

An air ambulance is understood to have landed at the scene.

It is not known if the occupants of the car or bike are seriously injured.

The ambulance service has been approached for comment.

Update 5.30pm: As of 5.05pm, the incident has been cleared.