Three-vehicle collision and oil spill closed A27 yesterday

A three-vehicle collision and oil spill led to the closure of the A27 for hours last night.


Police were called at 6.20pm to a three vehicle collision on the A27 in Brighton, near the junction with the A23.

‘Slight injuries’ were reported, police say, although ambulance services were not called.

The road was closed for some time while Highways England assisted with clearing up oil that had spilled onto the road, according to police.

The carriageway reopened at 21.25.

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.

1) Make our website your homepage

2) Like our Facebook page

3) Follow us on Twitter

4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

Always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.