Horse loose on the A27 at Sompting

DRIVERS had an unexpected surprise today (Monday, February 28) when a white horse started running down the A27.

Police were called at 11.20am to reports of a horse running down the road between the Lyons Farm junction, at Worthing, and the Hillbarn lights, Sompting.

The horse was slowed down and caught in Church Lane, Sompting, before being returned to its field.

It is thought the animal was loose on the road for around eight minutes.