A MOTORBIKE and a car crashed at one of the busiest junctions in Essex.

A motorbike collided with a car at the roundabout under the Fairglen Interchange, where the A127 meets the A130 and the A1245, at about 10.30am today.

The motorcyclists was treated at the scene by paramedics but is not thought to have suffered serious injuries.

The bike was damaged in the collision.

About 70,000 vehicles a day use the A127 at the Fairglen Interchange, between Rayleigh and Thundersley.