UPDATE: Woman cut free from overturned car

Road and traffic news.
Road and traffic news.

Emergency services were called to a collision in Ditchling this afternoon (Thursday, December 17).

Spatham Lane was closed in both directions between the B2116 Lewes Road junction and the Middleton Common Lane junction due to an overturned car.

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service was called shortly after 1:20pm to reports of a person trapped in the vehicle.

One crew from Lewes and one from West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service were sent to the scene.

A spokesperson from the fire service said: “The incident involved two private vehicles.

“Crews used hydraulic cutting equipment and small tools to extricate one female who was trapped.”

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