Worthing scaffolding collapse: more pictures

Fallen scaffolding Shaftsbury Avenue Worthing SUS-160802-135242001
Fallen scaffolding Shaftsbury Avenue Worthing SUS-160802-135242001

The West Sussex Highways team have been hard at work to remove the 20m x 8m scaffolding that fell in Shaftsbury Avenue, Worthing in the early hours of this morning.

To watch a video of the dramatic scene where the scaffolding collapsed, click here

Fallen scaffolding Shaftsbury Avenue Worthing SUS-160802-135315001

Fallen scaffolding Shaftsbury Avenue Worthing SUS-160802-135315001

The road was closed between The Boulevard and the Barrington Road junction, but has now reopened.

A spokesman for West Sussex County Council said: “The scaffolding has now been cleared from the carriageway and it is fully open.”

Photographer Peter Pollack was on scene today to capture the clean up – pictures courtesy Peter Pollack, www.filmonfilm.uk

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Picture by Peter Pollack  www.filmonfilm.uk

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Fallen scaffolding Shaftsbury Avenue Worthing SUS-160802-135230001

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