POLICE are appealing for information about a crash on the A13 between Sadlers Farm and Pitsea.

A white Mercedes Sprinter flatbed and a black Yamaha motorbike were involved in the crash, which took place on the stretch of road where the Canvey lip road joins the main A13 carriageway at around 6.10am on Friday, May 17.

The rider of the motorbike was taken to hospital for treatment on minor injuries.

A 41 year-old man from Canvey was arrested on suspicion of driving while unfit through drink or drugs and has since been released under investigation.

Officers need to speak to anyone who saw what happened or has dash cam footage.

If you have any information please call us on 101 quoting incident 139 of May 17 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.