This is the dramatic moment when an AA patrol man ran to stop a van from exploding on the A27 near Shoreham.
Thick smoke covered the entire dual carriage way as he runs to the vehicle and stalls it to stop the engine from exploding.
The van was revving uncontrollably due to turbo failure.
Sussex Police are appealing for anyone with information about an accident involving two cars on the A27 at Sompting on Sunday 16th June 2013.
The collision happened just after 1pm. A blue Peugeot 206 and a silver Nissan Qashai collided near Lyons Farm. Neither of the drivers was injured.
Anyone who witnessed the accident is being asked to contact the police on 101 quoting serial 638 of 16/6.
One lane is closed due to accident on A27 Eastbound between A259 Havant Road (Emsworth Junction) and A286 Stockbridge Road (Stockbridge Roundabout).
The A27 Moorhill Road in both directions has been re-opened, after an accident wascleared at West End Road in West End.
The A27 Moorhill Road is closed in both directions after an accident at West End Road in West End.
One lane blocked and slow traffic due to accident involving four vehicles on A27 Eastbound at Coldean Lane / Carden Avenue / Ditchling Road. Lane two blocked.
Severe delays and partially blocked due to snow on A27 in both directions between A277 Brighton Road / Ashcombe Hollow (Kingston Roundabout) and A23 London Road (Patcham). There has been major congestion on the road since around 15:00 on Tuesday due to heavy snowfall.
Some motorists are saying they have been stuck for several hours, the road is officially open but many vehicles have been abandoned.
The A27 is partially blocked in both directions at Falmer with very slow traffic and severe delays due to snow between B2123 The Drove and A23 London Road (Patcham).
There is congestion on the A27 Westbound to A277 (Kingston Roundabout, Lewes). Callers report the road is reduced to a single lane in both directions due to heavy snowfall.
The road is cleared after an accident on A27 Westbound at A2038 King George VI Avenue / Mill Road / Dyke Road Avenue / Devil's Dyke Road.
There are reports that the A27 Westbound blocked at Hove in Sussex. There is queueing traffic after an accident at A2038 King George VI Avenue / Mill Road / Dyke Road Avenue / Devil's Dyke Road.