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Three hurt in Sussex car crash

Three men have been hurt after two vans collided on the A273 between Burgess Hill and Hassocks.

The men driving the vans, aged 60 and 48, were taken by road ambulance to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton with serious leg and body injuries.

The passenger in the van driven by the 60-year-old, a 19-year-old man was taken by air ambulance to Kings College Hospital in South London with serious leg and arm injuries.

None of the injuries were seen to be life threatening.

Police are investigating the cause of the crash and ask anyone with information to call 101.

Mark Baker of the Sussex Road Policing Unit at Haywards Heath, said: "Diversions are in place and we appreciate the patience of drivers who will have been delayed as a result of the collision."

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Winchester lorry crash

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Police are redirecting traffic at the site of the crash in Twyford Credit: Trudi Constantine

A lorry and a car have been involved in a crash this afternoon in Twyford, Winchester.

One ambulance and police cars are currently at the scene.

Highbridge Road and the High Street are currently closed while they wait for the vehicles to be picked up.

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Police cars and ambulance at scene of car crash Credit: Trudi Constantine

People walking along M2 hard shoulder

The coast-bound carriageway on the M2 is currently closed while vehicles from a car crash are being recovered.

Car passengers have been stuck in queues for hours and some have been walking along the hard shoulder of the motorway.

The two vehicle collision involved a white Renault lorry and a black Ford Transit.

The man was taken by air ambulance with serious injuries and another man had minor injuries.

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M2 closed coast-bound

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Traffic is queued back because of car crash earlier today Credit: ITV News Meridian

The coast-bound carriageway on the M2 is currently closed while vehicles from a car crash this morning are recovered.

A two vehicle collision happened at 6am this morning between J6 for Faversham and J7 at Brenley Corner

The carriageway is likely to be reopened by midday.

The incident involved a white Renault lorry and a black Ford Transit.

The man was taken by air ambulance with serious injuries and another man had minor injuries.

A27 crash victim dies in hospital

A man who was a passenger in a car involved in a car crash on the A27 has died in hospital.

The 79-year-old Hassocks man was the front seat passenger when the car collided with a lorry near Southwick tunnel after 1pm on Thursday, July 25.

He was taken by air ambulance to Southampton General Hospital with head injuries, and his condition was initially assessed as serious but not life threatening.

However, his condition worsened and he died in hospital on Tuesday, July 30.

The 49-year-old driver of the car suffered leg and chest injuries but was later discharged.

The driver of the lorry was treated at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton for minor injuries.

He was arrested on suspicion of causing injury through dangerous driving and was released on bail.

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