A CRASH saw a road closed in Southend.

Police crews were seen attending an incident in Fairfax Drive, Southend, at around 11pm last night.

A spokesman for Essex Police said: "We were called shortly before 10.50pm on Monday with reports of a collision involving a Fiat Punto and a Peugeot 207 in Fairfax Drive.

"A traffic light was damaged.

"No-one was injured. The Fiat driver was reported for careless driving."