Car split in two after accident near Goodwood

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A MAN was left with serious injuries after a crash near Chichester in which a silver Honda Civic split in two after leaving the road and hitting a tree.

The incident happened yesterday (June 9) at about 9.45pm on Kennel Hill, half a mile south of Goodwood Racecourse.

The road was closed for several hours while emergency and recovery services were on scene.

A 23-year-old Fishbourne man who had been driving the car was taken to St Richard’s Hospital by ambulance after from serious injuries. However, police said he is in a stable condition.

Anyone who saw what happened or who recalls seeing the Honda being driven in the area shortly before the incident is asked to phone Sussex Police on 101 quoting Operation Barnsley.