Lorry crash causes rush-hour queues

14/11/12- Accident scene, The Ridge, Hastings
14/11/12- Accident scene, The Ridge, Hastings

RUSH hour traffic was brought to a standstill this morning after a lorry crashed into a lamp post.

The Spar truck crashed near the Harrow Inn on The Ridge around 5am. The driver escaped without any injuries.

Police were called to the scene and closed down the road causing major traffic build-ups in the area.

Officers were still at the scene at 9.20am while they dealt with removing the truck.

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