Emergency services are on the scene following a serious traffic incident on a residential street in Chigwell this evening (November 21).
Police, fire and ambulance service are in attendance.
The incident occurred on Manford Way shortly after 7.15pm, and the road has been shut.
A silver hatchback is believed to have been involved, which suffered extensive damage.
It is not yet known if any other vehicles were involved.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area and make alternative travel arrangements where possible.
Images from the scene show a large group of people gathered in the area.
The fire and service and police have been contacted for further information.
This is an ongoing incident and any updates will be posted in the live blog below.