A TEEN has died following a late-night collision with a tree.

Specialist officers are investigating following the fatal collision near Sudbury.

Essex Police says it was reported a silver Ford Fiesta was in collision with a tree in Sudbury Road at around 11.15pm on Saturday, February 3.

Sadly, the driver – a 17-year-old boy – died at the scene.

Specialist officers are supporting his family.

The force says it does not believe any other vehicles were involved and enquiries into the collision are ongoing.

A spokesman said: "If you have any information, CCTV, dash cam or other footage in relation to this incident, then please get in contact with us.

"Please quote incident 1277 of February 3."

Reports can be made by submitting a report on the Essex Police website, by using the online Live Chat service, or anonymously to Crimestoppers by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111.