Woman’s escape after car overturns on A27

The overturned vehicle. Picture by Eddie Mitchell
The overturned vehicle. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

A young motorist had a lucky escape this afternoon (Friday, January 1) after her car overturned on the A27.

The woman, in her 20s, was travelling on the road 500 metres east of the Southwick tunnel when the accident happened.

Her burgundy KIA car rolled over before she escaped with minor injuries.

The accident is currently causing delays for motorists between the A293 and A270 in Upper Shoreham Road, Brighton

One lane is closed on the A27 westbound in Brighton between the Shoreham Harbour turn off and Southwick junction.

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