Woman killed in crash on A24 at Washington

The crashed car Image copyright Eddie Mitchell
Image caption The crash happened early on Sunday morning as the car was travelling north

A woman has died in a crash on the A24 at Washington in West Sussex.

Emergency services were called to the northbound carriageway after reports of a collision at about 05:40 BST.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, Sussex Police said.

The force appealed for anyone who may have seen a grey Ford Focus on the A24 shortly before the crash to get in touch.

Image copyright Eddie Mitchell
Image caption Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward