Sussex Police have confirmed a man has been arrested after allegedly fleeing the scene of a crash in Northchapel this morning (Sunday).
Emergency services were called to the A238 in Northchapel after reports a car had collided with a tree.
Police say a man was arrested after allegedly running off from the crash.
The road was blocked in both directions between the Pipers Lane junction and the Hillgrove Lane junction as a result of the crash.
The road has now re-opened.
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