Driver flips car on A22 after swerving to avoid badger

Road and traffic news.
Road and traffic news.

A driver flipped his car on the A22 last night (March 28) after swerving to avoid a badger.

Officers were called to the A22 at Polegate at around 10pm and discovered a green Citroen Xsara on its roof in a ditch.

Police say it appears the driver attempted to avoid colliding with a badger in the road and hit a tree, causing his vehicle to overturn.

He was treated by paramedics for minor injuries.

The vehicle was recovered and the scene was clear by 11pm.

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