Driver in his 20s dies in A27 incident near Arundel

A man in his 20s died at the scene of an incident on the A27 near Arundel yesterday evening.

Police at the scene
Police at the scene

Police said the blue Vauxhall Astra was travelling Eastbound at Hammerpot Hill when it left the road, flipped over and caught fire at about 5.15pm (Thursday, July 30).

Despite the efforts of the emergency services, the driver of the vehicle – a man in his 20s - sadly died at the scene, confirmed police.

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Next of kin have been informed.

Police at the scene

Police would like to hear from anyone who saw what happened and in particular anyone who has any dash cam footage.

Report information to assist the investigation by calling 101 or emailing [email protected] quoting Operation Custom.

The road was closed for several hours while emergency services attended the incident.