The little girl airlifted to hospital after a crash in Friday Street this week has died.
Police have this morning (Thursday) confirmed five-year-old Andrea Gada, of Downland Close, Eastbourne, passed away on Wednesday night at St George’s Hospital in Tooting, South London.
She had been flown there by air ambulance after an accident at 3.15pm on Tuesday in Friday Street near the junction of Shinewater Lane.
A light blue Ford Fusion travelling north west collided with the girl, who was a pedestrian.
The 64-year-old local woman driving the car was uninjured.