Lorry overturns near busy Sussex road

A lorry has overturned near a busy road in Sussex today (May 30), according to traffic reports.

Saturday, 30th May 2020, 5:01 pm
Updated Monday, 1st June 2020, 5:06 pm
Police and recovery teams are at the scene SUS-200530-163502001

The incident was reported to have happened between Coldean Lane and the A27 Lewes Road, Stanmer Park area, at around 11.30am.

A Sussex Police spokesperson said, “At 11.05am on Saturday (May 30) Sussex Police were called to a report of an overturned lorry on the A270 Lewes Road, Brighton. The driver suffered minor injuries.

“Partner agencies, including Highways England, were informed and the road closure was removed at 6.50pm.”

Police and recovery teams are at the scene SUS-200530-163502001

SECAmb has been contacted for more information.

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The overturned lorry between Coldean Lane and the A27 Stanmer Park area - Photo by Rob Carron SUS-200530-154818001

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The overtuned lorry between Coldean Lane and the A27 Stanmer Park area - Photo by Rob Carron SUS-200530-154808001