Driver freed after car rolls off road in Chichester

A driver was treated for minor injuries after a car rolled off a road and into a ditch in Chichester this afternoon (Monday, September 14).

Monday, 14th September 2020, 3:31 pm

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said crews were called just before 1.15pm to an 'incident involving a vehicle' in Tozer Way.

A spokesperson said: "Two fire engines and the heavy rescue tender from Chichester attended the scene.

"Crews released one occupant from the vehicle and made the vehicle safe.”

Crews released one occupant from the vehicle and made the vehicle safe. Photo: Eddie Mitchell

Sussex Police confirmed officers assisted at the scene after a car overturned.

A spokesperson said: "The driver was freed by firefighters and treated for minor injuries at the scene by ambulance paramedics."

Police officers assisted at the scene. Photo: Eddie Mitchell

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Crews released one occupant from the vehicle and made the vehicle safe. Photo: Eddie Mitchell

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