A FULL road closure is in place and emergency crews are on scene following a serious crash.

Essex Police are urging drivers to find alternative routes following the serious collision on the A414 close to Chelmsford and near to the junction with Cooksmill Green. 

All emergency services are at the scene and a full road closure is in place while the incident is being dealt with, police said.

A spokesman said: "We anticipate the road will be closed for some time.

"Anyone who witnessed the incident or has dashcam footage of it should let us know as soon as possible.

"Visit www.essex.police.uk/digital101 to find out more about our website reporting services.

"Please cite incident 1225 of 25 March."