Car and lorry collide near Eastbourne and HGV breaks down on A27

Here is your morning traffic report for Thursday, March 25.

A car and a lorry have reportedly been involved in a crash on Larkspur Drive between B2191 Willingdon Drove and B2104 Friday Street. Traffic is said to be coping well after the collision near Eastbourne.

One lane on the A27 in Lewes had been closed earlier this morning due to a broken down heavy goods vehicle. The road was reported as closed westbound between the Southerham and Ashcombe roundabouts.

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The road has since been reported as cleared with 'residual delays to clear'.


Further delays on the A27 in Lewes have resulted from miss-phasing traffic lights, according to traffic reports. Slow traffic has been reported from the Falmer junction. Highways England is aware of the fault.