UPDATE: A272 between Midhurst and Petworth reopened

The A272 is now fully open
The A272 is now fully open

The A272 between Midhurst and Petworth is now fully open following a car fire and collision earlier today.

Police said the collision involving two cars happened on the bend of the road, near to the turning to South Ambersham and before Halfway Bridge. Read our original story here.

A West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service spokesman confirmed crews from Midhurst had attended the incident. Read our other story here.