Updated witness appeal following fatal RTC on A272
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Police are appealing for witnesses after a fatal collision on the A272 in West Sussex between Buck Barn and Cowfold around 7.40pm on Sunday (2 January). A Kia Picanto vehicle collided with an HGV after an Iveco Daily box van had made contact with the car. Despite the efforts of members of the public and paramedics, the driver of the Kia Picanto, a 32-year-old woman, sadly died at the scene. The A272 between Buck Barn and Cowfold was closed for several hours while the scene was examined. A 33-year-old man from Hampshire has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and released under investigation. Officers from the serious collision investigation unit have appealed for anyone with relevant dash cam footage in the area showing the vehicles prior to the collision, or who saw what happened to email [email protected] or by calling 101, quoting Operation Codnor.