An accident involving three vehicles has partially blocked Eastwoodbury Lane in Southend at the junction with Vickers Road.

A Citroen Saxo and Renault Van collided at 7.40am, following the initial collision the van proceeded to crash into a parked Peugeot which was unoccupied.

The male drivers of both vehicles are uninjured but the Saxo is badly damaged and has been removed from the road. 

Police have closed the road for approximately two hours but the blockage has now cleared.