A ROAD in West Bergholt currently blocked by a fallen tree.

Colchester Road is completely blocked by a large tree which has fallen down by the Truman Building.

Ian Wyatt, who captured these images of the fallen tree, said it blew down about an hour ago.


He said bus route 66 and route 754 are being affected by the incident.

A yellow weather warning is in place for strong winds in parts of Essex throughout the day.

The Met Office has warned of strong gales leading to "some disruption" through the day and into this evening.

Drivers and commuters can expect some delays to on the roads and on the railways.


The Met Office said: "A period of strong northerly winds is expected to develop across East Anglia on Friday morning and persist into the evening.

"Gusts of 45-55 mph are likely at times across parts of East Anglia with 60-65 mph gusts at times in coastal districts.

"Persistent rain may also prove an additional hazard."