Police accident© REX

Police are hunting a tractor driver who failed to stop after a road traffic collision with a white van.

A red Massey Ferguson tractor towing a seed drill collided with a white Fiat Ducato van in Oak Road, Rivenhall, Essex, at around 9.20am on Friday 25 September.

Essex Police said the seed drill struck the van, causing significant damage to the Fiat van as the two vehicles passed travelling in opposite directions.

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But the tractor driver failed to stop and left the scene of the collision, travelling towards Silver End.

The tractor is a 6- or 7-series and is more than two years old. The seed drill was also red. Officers believe the drill may also have been damaged in the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call Essex Police on 101.