UPDATE: East Ashling crashes

WIDESPREAD delays on Chichester’s roads this morning (November 8) were caused by two crashes within an hour in East Ashling.

The first incident, which happened just before 8am on the B2178, saw a car drive off the road and overturn.

One woman was released from the car before the arrival of West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service and taken to hospital.

Rescue crews from Chichester attended, and the scene was made safe just before 8.25am.

Secondly, at approximately 8.30am there was a collision between two cars in Funtington Road.

One man was taken to hospital after being released from his vehicle by rescue crews and ambulance paramedics.