FIVE vehicles, including three parked cars, were damaged in a crash in Manningtree.

Police were called to the smash in Station Road at 3.40pm on Friday.

A spokesman said: “Officers found the road was blocked after a collision involving a grey Ford Focus estate and a black Audi A3.

“Three parked cars were also damaged.”

No-one was injured but the road was closed for two hours while the wreckage was removed and oil cleaned up.

One of the drivers is being investigated for alleged careless driving.