Police arrested a driver who was three-and-a-half times over the legal limit after they were called to a fuel spell on Friday.
Police were called to the road leading to Dell Quay, which was closed for some time.
A police spokesman said: “Attended a fuel spill on the Dell Quay Road, Chichester.
“Only to find the driver to be 3 1/2 times over the limit for drink driving .
“Thankfully no one injured.”