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Clacton: Car leaves road and crashes into fence
1:00pm Thursday 22nd August 2013 in News
TRAFFIC was halted when a car veered off a road in Clacton and crashed into a fence.
The accident happened near the Esso petrol station on London Road at about 5.50am this morning when a Mitsubishi Colt left the road and ran into a street sign and fence.
Police and paramedics were called to the scene and the male driver was taken to hospital as a precaution.
He suffered minor injuries, including a cut to his forehead.
London Road was partially closed while the incident was dealt with.
Highway agents had to be called in after a road sign was damaged in the collision, but the scene was cleared by 7.30am.