Mystery dust storm hits Sussex

Reports are coming in of a mystery dust storm in Sussex.

Wednesday, 19th September 2018, 3:58 pm
Updated Wednesday, 19th September 2018, 4:03 pm
Dust on one of the cars after showers this morning

Residents have been left puzzled after finding their cars covered in the reddish-coloured dust.

Jane Etheridge, from North Horsham, discovered the debris covering cars at her home yesterday and this morning.

No one yet knows what has caused the phenomenon.

Reddish-coloured dust on one of the car windscreens

Last year, people across the country were affected when cars were covered in a mysterious red dust - later thought to have been sand particles blown in from the Sahara Desert following storms.