Man dies following A23 crash
04 October 2012
At approximately 12.45pm today (October 4) an incident occurred
on A23 (southbound) near to Handcross where an articulated lorry
carrying a dumper truck left the carriage way into the verge.
Emergency services attended the scene and sadly the driver of
the vehicle was declared dead at the scene.
Police would like to speak to anyone who has information that
will assist in the investigation of the crash.
A police spokesperson said: "Unfortunately the A23 was closed
southbound for over four hours, but it is now open. This was
necessary to safely facilitate the specialist recovery of the large
vehicle and its load. We would like to thank the public for their
co-operation and patience during this time."
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