Fallen tree forces closure of tunnel at Lewes

East Sussex Highways posted this image of the hazard
East Sussex Highways posted this image of the hazard

The Cuilfail Tunnel in Lewes has been closed to traffic due to a dangerous tree, according to East Sussex Highways.

It crashed above the northern entrance to the tunnel as a result of Storm Eleanor.

In a tweet, East Sussex Highways has advised motorists to find an alternative route while the hazard is dealt with.