Man dies following two vehicle collision

police probing a3 road rage incident

Police are appealing for witnesses to a road crash near Petworth in which a driver has died.

Just before 3pm on Tuesday (24 September) two cars collided on the A283 London Road north of Petworth. Four people, a man and a woman in each of the cars, were taken to hospital for treatment.

An 83-year-old man driving one of the cars has sadly died and his woman passenger sustained serious injuries.

A woman driving the other car sustained serious injuries and a man who was a passenger sustained minor injuries including cuts and bruises.

Sergeant Mark Farrow of the Surrey and Sussex Road Policing Unit said: “We are asking anyone who saw what happened to contact us online or by calling 101, quoting Operation Jericho.”