A27 lorry crash

A LORRY crashed on the A27 Upper Brighton Road today near the junction with Halewick Lane in Sompting.

The crash happened at 7.30am when the lorry hit road bollards.

The lorry was in a dangerous position and began leaking fuel in the road.

A fire crew from Worthing made the scene safe, clearing up the fuel spill using sand.

Thew driver escaped with no injuries.

Police also attended the scene.