Firefighters were called to the scene of a road traffic collision where a woman became trapped in her vehicle.
The incident happened at around 2:22pm on Friday (21st December) on John de Bois Hill, Ardleigh.
Two fire crews attended the scene, one from Manningtree and another from Colchester.
Crews worked to release the woman by 2:55pm and left her in the care of the Ambulance service.
The condition of the woman is not known at this time.
If anyone has any information or witnessed the incident, they are asked to contact Colchester Police on 101.