Five-vehicle accident in Fisherstreet

Emergency teams were called to Fisherstreet following a five-vehicle accident on the A283 yesterday evening (Sunday, October 2).

The accident took place just before 5.50pm, north of Northchapel.

Two women and three men were released before emergency services arrived but one man and one woman had to be released by firefighters using hydraulic rescue equipment.

One person was taken to hospital by ambulance and the other by air ambulance.

Firefighters from Petworth, Haslemere and Chichester were called to the location and spent around an hour-and-a-half clearing the scene.