Police are on the scene of a serious crash involving a motorbike and a car in Essex.

Officers were called to the Clock Tower roundabout in Harlow at around 2.30pm today following the incident and remain on the scene.

The A414 is partially closed from the roundabout to the Southern Way roundabout.

An Essex Police spokesman said: "There is a large amount of traffic in the area so we would advise road users to find an alternative route.

"We are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the collision to contact us quoting incident number 631 of 9 July.

"You can let us know by submitting a report on our website or by using our online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday between 10am and 9pm.

"Visit essex.police.uk/digital101 to find out more about our website reporting services.

"If you would like to make an anonymous report you can contact independent charity Crimestoppers, by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111."