A21 closed after tree falls on car

Tree comes down on car travelling down the A21 near Sedlescombe. Photo by Frank Copper.
Tree comes down on car travelling down the A21 near Sedlescombe. Photo by Frank Copper.

The A21 is closed blocked after a tree fell onto a car near Sedlescombe this afternoon (Monday, February 8).

The road is closed between the A28 junction and Paygate Road.

An eye-witness Frank Copper said the tree fell onto a woman’s car as she was driving.

He said she was unhurt but a little shaken.

There have also been a number of other trees falling onto the A21 which is causing the road’s reopening to be delayed even further.

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service attended.

Tree comes down on car travelling down the A21 near Sedlescombe. Photo by Frank Copper.

Tree comes down on car travelling down the A21 near Sedlescombe. Photo by Frank Copper.

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Tree blocking the A21 near Sedlescombe. Photo by Frank Copper. SUS-160802-143621001

Tree blocking the A21 near Sedlescombe. Photo by Frank Copper. SUS-160802-143621001

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