TRAVEL ALERT UPDATE: Fatal collision closes A27 in both directions

A DRIVER has died after their vehicle collided with a lorry on the A27 at Arundel.

It happened at 7.10am today (Thursday, August 25) at Crossbush, by Arundel Railway Station.

Firefighters and police are on the scene, but the road has had to be closed in both directions.

A police spokesman said the driver was freed from their car and given treatment, but sadly died at the scene.

He advised drivers to avoid the Arundel area, if at all possible.