Brighton seafront collision closes part of A259

Emergency services are at the scene
Emergency services are at the scene

The A259 along Brighton seafront is currently closed following a collision involving several vehicles this evening (Saturday, December 15).

According to the AA, there is very slow traffic in the area due to the accident, which involved a car and van on Marine Parade.

Brighton & Hove Buses has said via Twitter that westbound services to Brighton are being diverted via the Marina slip road, Arundel Road, Eastern Road and Paston Place onto the seafront.

Eastbound services are being diverted via Rock Gardens, Eastern Road and Arundel Road onto the seafront.