UPDATE: Lorry involved in serious A27 collision

The driver of the lorry died at the scene, police said. Picture: youreventphotography.uk
The driver of the lorry died at the scene, police said. Picture: youreventphotography.uk

The A27 remains closed in both directions following a serious collision involving a lorry on the A27 at Chichester.

The accident happened shortly before 3pm just west of the Fishbourne Roundabout.

Emergency services are currently at the scene and police are advising motorists to avoid the area if possible.

A fire service spokeswoman said the A27 was likely to remain closed for several hours.

More to follow.

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