BREAKING: A27 closed between Polegate and Drusillas

A serious accident involving three cars has closed the A27 between Polegate and Drusillas this morning (Thursday).

Thursday, 14th April 2016, 7:58 am
Updated Thursday, 14th April 2016, 8:03 am
Police accident

The accident happened at 6.30am on the Drusillas roundabout and the A27 is closed in both directions from Cophall Roundabout to Alfriston.

Traffic is being diverted along the A22 and drivers are being urged to avoid the area.

A 30-year-old woman in one of the vehicles is trapped inside the car with head and back injuries.

We will have more on this story later this morning.

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