Part of A27 closed in West Sussex after ‘serious collision involving a car and a motorcycle’: what we know so far

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Part of the A27 in West Sussex was closed this afternoon (Sunday, June 2) after reports of a crash.

National Highways South-East announced on X at 3pm that the A27 in West Sussex was closed westbound between the A259 at Fishbourne and the A259 at Havant/Emsworth ‘due to a serious collision involving a car and a motorcycle’.

They said: “Traffic is being diverted via the A259 through Fishbourne and Emsworth. Allow extra journey time.”

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Sussex Police have been approached for comment and this story will be updated when more information comes in.

UPDATE: National Highways South-East has now announced that this incident has cleared and the A27 in West Sussex is open again westbound between the A259 at Fishbourne and the A259 at Havant/Emsworth.

But they said: “Delays remain in the area, but should now start to ease. Thanks for your patience this afternoon.”

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