Car collides with wall outside Funtington polling station

A car has collided with a wall outside a polling station this morning.

Thursday, 12th December 2019, 9:47 am
Updated Thursday, 12th December 2019, 10:00 am
The car outside the polling station this morning
The car outside the polling station this morning

The collision occurred as residents in the village prepare to vote today (Thursday December 12).

Pictures show a black Mercedes among the rubble of a wall outside West Ashling and Funtington District Hall in Southbrook Road, West Ashling.

A spokesman for Sussex Police said: "Police have been called to reports of a car colliding with a wall outside a polling station in Chichester on Thursday morning (December 12).

The rear of the Mercedes

"The incident happened in the car park at West Ashling and Funtington District Hall, Southbrook Road, shortly after 9am.

"There are currently no reports of any injuries, and the incident is being treated as accidental. The polling station remains operational."