Woman ‘shaken’ after car plunges into dyke in Pevensey

Police were called to Pevensey at around midday today (Friday June 20) after a car went into a dyke.

The incident happened on Wartling Road, near Pevensey, on a bend approximately half a mile north of the Wallsend roundabout, police said.

The driver, a 19-year-old woman, got out of the car unhurt but badly shaken, police said.

Police said long tailbacks of traffic built up while emergency services dealt with the incident.