An investigation is under way following an incident near Crown Street in the early hours of this morning where two teenage boys have tragically died and a third boy is being treated for his injuries.
Essex Police have released a statement here.
Alex Burghart MP commented
This is a very dark day for our town. My deepest condolences to the families of the boys who have so dreadfully lost their lives. I must urge anyone with any information to immediately share it with the police so that justice can be done as swiftly as possible."
Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has information on it should call the police on 101 and cite incident 125 of Sunday 24 October 2021.
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Photo of Alex Burghart MP by Ian Davidson.