BMW and broken down truck crash on M23

Police sign
Police sign

A BMW car crashed into a broken down pick-up truck during the morning rushhour on the M23.

Officers were called shortly after 7am today (Thursday January 7) to the northbound lane at Maidenbower.

A police spokesman said: “A white Isuzu pick-up truck had broken down on the entry slip road and while there was struck by a red BMW 3-series car.

“Minor injuries were sustained by both drivers.”

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