Huge tree falls into Chichester road

A huge tree has fallen into a Chichester road this afternoon (October 4).

Photo by Louise Boxall SUS-200410-171419001
Photo by Louise Boxall SUS-200410-171419001

The branches are partially blocking Neville Road after the great tree gave way at about 4pm.

No one has been reported as harmed, but motorists are advised to avoid the area while the situation is dealt with by the emergency services.

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It comes as Storm Alex batters Sussex this weekend, with heavy rain and strong winds reaching up to 65mph.

The Met Office released a Yellow Weather warning as rainfall caused flooding in several areas.