COUNTY NEWS: A283 closed after head-on collision

The woman is believed to have suffered minor injuries
The woman is believed to have suffered minor injuries

There are believed to be serious injuries following a head-on collision on the A283 near Northchapel earlier this afternoon (Thursday, August 13).

The crash happened shortly before 2pm just south of School House Farm and the road is closed in both directions between its junction with Streel’s Lane, Ebernoe and North Lane to Lurgashall.

A police spokesman said: “Due to casualties being attended to, and oil and debris on the road, it is expected that the A283 will be closed for at least three hours until 5pm at the earliest while the scene is cleared.”

Police are advising motorists to avoid the area.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to email or call 101, quoting serial 782 of 13/8.

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.

1) Make our website your homepage

2) Like our Facebook page

3) Follow us on Twitter

4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

Always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.