Two people have been taken to hospital following a crash involving five vehicles in Worthing this morning (Monday, 17).

Emergency services were called to the A27 westbound at Broadwater just before 5.45am.

Two lanes near Lyons Farm were blocked following the collision, according to Sussex Police.

A spokesperson for South East Coast Ambulance Service said a man with a facial injury and a woman with a leg injury were taken to Worthing Hospital.

Police closed a section of the A27 westbound at its junction with Gainsborough Avenue.

The road was fully reopened shortly before 8am.