UPDATE: Driver cut free after Beddingham collision closes the A27

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service was called to the scene.
East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service was called to the scene.

A driver had to be cut free from their vehicle after a serious crash on the A27 today (Wednesday, April 24).

The collision near the Beddingham Roundabout involved a car and a van.

The road was closed eastbound from late morning but has now re-opened.

Firefighters used hydraulic tools to free the trapped driver. They were taken to hospital with what are understood to be minor injuries.