A YOUNG man from Hailsham has died this morning after a fight yesterday afternoon.
Police and emergency services were called to Bramble Drive, Hailsham, at around 4.30pm and found the victim collapsed in the road with serious injuries. He was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital but despite efforts to save his life he died at around 7.20am this morning.
Detective Chief Inspector Jeff Riley from Surrey and Sussex Major Crime Team said, “This is a tragic incident and involved a number of young people. We are in the early stages of the investigation and are trying to establish the exact circumstances that lead up to the victim receiving theses fatal injuries. A police cordon remains at the scene whilst the investigation continues.”