Drivers are being warned a road has been closed in Southend after an accident.

North Avenue has been closed following an accident.

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The road is shut at Westbury Road.

The AA says traffic is coping well.

An update on the website states: "Road closed due to crash on North Avenue, one way street from Westbury Road to Ferndale Road. Traffic is coping well."

We'll bring you updates as we get them.