Vehicle fire on A23 at Handcross

The A23 at Handcross was closed as emergency services dealt with the incident SUS-190328-071448001
The A23 at Handcross was closed as emergency services dealt with the incident SUS-190328-071448001

A car fire broke out on the A23 at Handcross this morning (Thursday, March 28).

The road was blocked northbound by police after the incident between B2110 and A264 Pease Pottage just before 6am.

There were delays as emergency services dealt with the blaze.

The road was reported cleared at about 6.25am, but there was heavy traffic for some time.