Police at the scene of an incident involving a delivery lorry in Uckfield High Street. Pictured at the front of the picture is James Anderson who helped direct traffic. Picture: Josh Gibbens.

Delivery lorry driver escapes injury as load collapses in Uckfield High Street

A section of Uckfield High Street is blocked following an incident involving a delivery lorry.

Josh Gibbens, who took the picture, said goods fell from a lorry on to the road outside Pizza Express. The driver of the lorry was under the load at the time but seemed to escape injury.

Two police cars were at the scene at 11.25am. Two townspeople, James Anderson and Tom Crellin, helped by directing traffic around the area.

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