Steyning high street reopened following oil spillage

Steyning high street was closed between Elm Grove Lane and Church Street due to an oil spillage following a road traffic collision on Monday morning, according to West Sussex Highways.

Monday, 20th November 2017, 11:17 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 1:08 am

The incident was reported to West Sussex Highways by Sussex Police.

Crews from West Sussex Highways attended the scene to put sand down to absorb the oil, according to a spokesman.

A spokesman for Sussex Police said: “Emergency services were called to a collision between a VW Polo car and a Nissan car in Steyning High Street just before 10am on Monday (November 20).

“No one was injured. The road was blocked for 50 minutes while the vehicles were removed.”