Police have confirmed a road is back up and running after a crash tragically killed a biker in his 20s.

The five vehicle crash happened in Cold Norton Road, Latchingdon on Monday evening.

Four cars were involved in the crash as well as a motorbike.

Sadly, the 22-year-old male biker died due to his injuries at the scene of the crash.

Yesterday evening, Essex Police released a statement confirming the road was open again.

A spokesman said: "Cold Norton Road (B1018) in Latchingdon has been re-opened following a fatal collision on Tuesday, May 14.

"We thank you for your patience and understanding whilst we dealt with this incident."

Officers said investigations are continuing into the death of the young man that died, and they "are continuing to support his family."

Anyone with information or dash cam footage to call the serious collision investigations team on 101 quoting incident 922 of 14/05.

Witnesses can also report information online by visiting www.essex.police.uk/do-it-online.