Chichester woman dies in Petworth crash

A woman from Chichester has died after she was involved in a crash on the A283 north of Petworth.

The accident took place at around 6am this morning (Monday, February 27) and involved a blue Audi and blue Toyota Yaris.

The 41-year-old driver of the Toyota died from her injuries.

The driver of the Audi, a 56-year-old man from Farnham, suffered serious injuries and was taken to St Richard’s Hospital where he is in a stable condition.

The A283 was closed between Petworth and Fisherstreet crossroads while an investigation took place. The road was reopened at 2.45pm.

Officers are appealing to anyone who saw what happened to contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting Operation Kingsland.