M11 crash update: Northbound carriage junctions 8-10 to remain closed until 7pm

THE northbound carriageway of the M11 between junctions 8 and 10 will remain closed until 7pm following this morning’s multi-vehicle collision.

Heavy good vehicles, four cars and a coach had been involved in the incident on the northbound carriageway shortly before 10am.

Four people have been taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital. They were a man and a woman who were trapped on the coach and received fractures to their legs, and a man and woman in separate cars who have minor neck and back injuries.

Investigators and commercial vehicle specialists from Essex Police are carrying out an initial investigation.

More updates to follow...