Car fire on A27 eastbound

EMERGENCY services have been called to a car fire on the A27 eastbound between Fishbourne and Emsworth.

Police officers were called the scene at 2.32pm this afternoon, and firefighters from West Sussex Fire and Rescue were on the scene by 2.40pm.

One lane is still closed, and traffic is said to be moving very slowly.

A spokesperson for Sussex Police said there is no mention of any ambulance at the scene, but said there is oil on the road.