Sussex Police and the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance are among the emergency services in attendance. National Highways contractors will also be attending to assist with traffic management.
Londonbound/northbound traffic is advised to follow the hollow circle diversion symbol on road signs.
- Exit the A21 Londonbound/northbound at Sedlescombe and join the B2244 northbound
- Continue on this road towards Hawkhurst and until the junction with the A229
- Once in Hawkhurst, join the A229 northbound continue for a short period
- At the junction with the A268, join the A268 westbound and continue to the Flimwell crossroads to then re-join the A21 Londonbound/northbound
Coastbound/southbound traffic should follow the reverse of the above.
If this closure impacts on your planned route, please allow extra journey time. Plan ahead, you may wish to re-route or even delay your journey.
Further information is available from National Highways by visiting our www.trafficengland.com website and travel apps, or via our regional twitter feed. Our 24/7 contact centre team is also available to provide up to the minute information on 0300 123 5000.