Lorry driver seriously injured after major crash on A27 near Chichester

According to Sussex Police, officers received reports of a lorry overturning, before being involved in a collision with a car at 5.40am. A spokesperson said: “The lorry driver — a 62-year-old man — suffered a serious injury and has been taken to hospital for treatment. His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening or life-changing.

“The car driver — a 50-year-old woman — suffered minor injuries.”

Lorry driver seriously injured after major crash on A27 near ChichesterThe road is currently closed in both directions and disruption can be expected for a ‘number of hours’.

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Police said the road is currently closed in both directions and disruption can be expected for a ‘number of hours’. Diversions are in place. Anyone who witnessed what happened can report online or call 101, quoting Operation Milldown.

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Lorry driver seriously injured after major crash on A27 near ChichesterLorry driver seriously injured after major crash on A27 near ChichesterThe lorry driver suffered a serious injury and has been taken to hospital for treatment.

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Lorry driver seriously injured after major crash on A27 near ChichesterLorry driver seriously injured after major crash on A27 near ChichesterAnyone who witnessed what happened canreport onlineor call 101, quoting Operation Milldown.Photo: Eddie Mitchell

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