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Romford man arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving following tragic New Year’s Day collision

PUBLISHED: 11:00 05 January 2018

Three males have been charged with theft. Picture: PA

Three males have been charged with theft. Picture: PA

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A man from Romford has been arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a three vehicle collision which happened on New Year’s Day in Brentwood.

A black Vauxhall Astra and two motorcycles were involved in a collision on Nags Head Lane at 2.40pm on Monday.

Both riders, men aged in their 20s, have been left with life changing injuries and one remains in a life threatening condition in hospital.

The 26-year-old man from Romford has been arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving. He has been released on bail until January 24 while enquiries continue.

Any witnesses are being asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01245 240590 and speak to Pc Steve Catton or Ds Adam High. Information can also be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at the www.crimestoppers-uk.org website.

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