A man has died after his van collided with a lorry this morning (Thursday).

The A26 in Ringmer is closed and traffic is queuing in both directions.

The road is closed between the Ham Lane junction and Earwig Corner.

The collision, at the road's junction with Wellingham Lane, was reported at 9.04am.

The lorry driver sustained neck and back injuries.

Emergency services are at the scene. The main road is closed and traffic diversions have been put in place via Ringmer village.