A23 incident: lorry collides with police vehicle

A lorry collided with a police vehicle on the A23, partially closing the road.

Friday, 31st January 2020, 3:33 pm
Updated Friday, 31st January 2020, 3:33 pm

Sussex Police said the collison happened at about 10.30am today (January 31).

A police spokesman said: “A lorry collided with the rear of a police vehicle on the A23 northbound at Sayers Common.

“Officers had been responding to a broken down vehicle in lane one when the collision occurred.

“One officer is being treated for minor injuries and lane one remains closed in the meantime.

“The lorry driver has been spoken to, however no offences have been identified at this stage.”

Twitter: PC Glen McArthur
Police at the scene on the A23 at Sayers Common