A MAN has been charged following a crash in Basildon.

The collision happened in Fobbing qhen the driver of a silver Ford Fiesta lost control of his car on High Road, in the early hours of Saturday March 29.

It was found abandoned with extensive damage. Officers did not know what it had hit.

Richie Ireton, 24, of Giffords Cross Road, Corringham, has been charged with driving without insurance.

He will appear at Basildon Magistrates' Court on Thursday, June 5.