Update: A27 open again after collision near Durrington Hill

The A27 has been re-opened following a collision between a lorry and a car near Durrington Hill this morning (Tuesday, January 8).

Police were called at 7.13am to the incident, near the Esso garage in Durrington, which had completely blocked the road.

Recovery vehicles were called to recover the car, a Volkswagen Golf, whilst the lorry had a split diesel tank.

Traffic was diverted down Durrington Lane until the road was eventually cleared at 8.26am.

The female driver of the Golf suffered minor injuries and the lorry driver was treated for shock.