A section of the A27 Brighton bypass is closed after a crash near the Southwick tunnel this afternoon (Wednesday 30 November).
Sussex Police said: “Emergency services are on the scene for a collision near Shoreham.
“Police were called to the A27 near to the Southwick tunnel at shortly before 4pm to a collision involving a car and the barrier.
“It happened eastbound after the tunnel and the road is currently closed while emergency vehicles are on scene.”
Traffic was reported to be queuing for five miles from as far back as the Shoreham flyover as the evening rush hour got under way.
Sussex Police added: “Please avoid the A27 near Shoreham if you can.”