One lane of the A24 Findon by-pass remains closed after a false alarm over a lorry fire.
Fire crews were called regarding the incident between Findon and the Washington roundabout after smoke was seen coming from the vehicle.
The smoke was due to a mechanical failure of a turbo component and not a fire, a West Sussex Fire spokesperson has said.
One lane of the A24 remains closed northbound and there is heavy congestion, according to police.
Sussex police said the service recieved a call at 7.20am after the lorry broke down.
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