A259 between Climping and Yapton blocked by fallen tree

Police on the scene. Photo: Arun Police
Police on the scene. Photo: Arun Police

Police were called to clear the A259 between Climping and Yapton last night.

As windy and rainy conditions hit the area, the road became blocked by a fallen tree, according to police.

Traffic was reported to be slow and queuing along the A259.

Arun Police tweeted: "It's rather windy outside. We are currently working with @HighwaysSEAST to clear the road due to a tree falling down."

There were also reports of a fallen tree near Grevatts Lane.

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