BREAKING NEWS: Lorry crashes into level crossing between Chichester and Barnham

The crossing at Oving where a lorry hit the barrier. Picture by Eddie Mitchell
The crossing at Oving where a lorry hit the barrier. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

A LORRY has crashed into a level crossing at Woodhorn Lane, Oving, and trains will be delayed.

Sussex Police were called at 11.14am today (May 10), to an incident involving a lorry and a barrier.

It is believed the driver crashed into the level crossing at Oving, and trains between Barnham and Chichester are delayed.

Southern Rail said on Twitter: “UPDATE: 11:29 Portsmouth Harbour to Brighton will start from Chichester due to a problem at a level crossing.”

The ambulance service and Network Rail are on the scene.

Updates to come.