A272 gas cylinder explosion update: Road to remain closed until tomorrow
The road between Ansty Cross roundabout and the A23 will remain closed until tomorrow after a gas cylinder explosion set a lorry on fire earlier today (May 22).
The lorry was carrying seven portable gas cylinders with serval exploding setting the vehicle ‘well alight’.
No-one is believed to have been hurt in the incident.
A tweet from West Sussex Highways announced the road will remain closed until tomorrow lunchtime for resurfacing works due to the damage caused by the blaze.
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