UPDATE: Fatal accident in Halnaker

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic accident in Tinwood Lane, Halnaker.

The incident happened just after 6.45am on Saturday, September 21, when a silver Vauxhall Corsa with four occupants inside it lost control.

Four people were in the car and tragically, one female occupant died at the scene.

Three West Sussex Fire and Rescue crews from Chichester attended the accident, before leaving it at around 7.30am.

The car rolled over at the Tinwood Lane junction with the A285 at Halnaker.

The A285 in Halnaker was closed in both directions near the Park Lane junction for most of Saturday, while accident investigation works took place.

A male and two females who were also travelling in the car have been taken to the Royal Sussex Hospital in Brighton. The male aged 17 from Chichester, and two 16-year-old females from Bognor, are being treated for their injuries

Any witnesses are being asked to contact Sussex Police, or call 101, quoting ‘Operation Tamworth.’