Fire crews rushed to rescue two people who were trapped in an overturned car.

Firefighters assisted at the scene of the road accident earlier this afternoon, where upon arrival crews found the two trapped in a vehicle which had overturned on Marshfoot Road, Grays.

Teams managed to stabilise the vehicle and release both casualties by 3.39pm, leaving both in the care of the ambulance service.

It's believed no other vehicles were involved in the incident.