Essex

Great Yeldham crash leaves truck embedded in cottage

Silver Mitsubishi embedded in cottage wall Image copyright Essex Police
Image caption The truck became embedded in the building after colliding with a car

A pick-up truck ended up embedded in a cottage following a crash that left two men seriously injured.

The silver Mitsubishi collided with a green Audi A3 in Poole Street, Great Yeldham, at 19:30 GMT on Friday.

Essex Police said two men in their 20s sustained "serious" injuries in the crash, which closed the road.

A 23-year-old man is being questioned in custody on suspicion of drink-driving and dangerous driving causing serious injury.

Image copyright Essex Police
Image caption The road was closed while emergency services dealt with the incident
Image copyright Essex Police
Image caption The crash involved a silver Mitsubishi pick-up truck and a green Audi A3