A TEENAGER has been hospitalised after a crash this morning.

The female, in her late teens, sustained back injuries in the crash on Noak Hill Road, Noak Bridge, which happened just before 8.45am this morning.

Fire crews from Basildon and Billericay helped paramedics to release the woman, who was trapped by her injuries. She did not have to be cut free from the car, but needed help to be removed from the vehicle. She was released by 9.30am.

A second person sustained back and shoulder injuries.

An ambulance and paramedic officer were at the scene and took the pair to Basildon Hospital for treatment.