A27 at Southwick Tunnel to reopen ‘very shortly’ after crash

The A27 at the Southwick Tunnel is due to reopen ‘very shortly’ after a crash shut the road for several hours.

The road is set to reopen eastbound after the incident, which saw a large emergency service response.

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A car rolled onto its roof and a fuel leakage led to a long closure while repairs were carried out.

A Highways South East spokesman said: “[We are] expecting Southwick Tunnel to open very shortly.”