Road shut as woman hurt in three-vehicle crash on A273

A main road was closed this morning after a three-vehicle accident in which a woman was injured near Haywards Heath.

Police shut the A273 Isaacs Lane between the town and Burgess Hill in both directions after a collision between two cars and a motorcycle near Burgess Hill at 8.24 am today (Thursday).

A woman passenger in one of the cars has been taken to hospital with suspected abdominal injuries.

The motorcyclist was uninjured.

The road was closed while recovery work was carried out and the injured woman was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.