A cyclist has died after hitting a stationary lorry on the A22 by-pass this morning (July 1).
Police are appealing for witnesses to the fatal collision near Maresfield at 9.34am.
The cyclist, a 70-year-old, man died at the scene after hitting the lorry which had broken down on the road, a police statement said.
The lorry driver was uninjured.
Lengthy police investigations at the scene closed the road.
Sergeant Dan Eaton, from Sussex Police, said: “We are appealing for witnesses to the incident and would like to hear from anyone who have dashcam footage of it who can help our investigation.”
If you any information about the collision, which was between the Blackdown and Batts Bridge roundabouts, email [email protected] quoting Operation Trend.