Serious accident on busy Eastbourne road

Police are at the scene of a serious accident on East Dean Road. Photo by Dan Jessup
Police are at the scene of a serious accident on East Dean Road. Photo by Dan Jessup

Police are currently at the scene of a serious accident on the A259 East Dean Road, Eastbourne.

Officers are helping paramedics following a report that a motorcyclist received serious injuries in the collision with a wall close to the junction with Cherry Garden Road at about 10.15am today (October 3). No other vehicles were involved.

The road has been closed while the scene is made safe and motorists are advised to plan ahead and avoid the area if possible.

Stagecoach and Brighton & Hove Buses have been informed and buses are likely to be rerouted.

Anyone who saw what happened should contact collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call 101, quoting Operation Roswell.

Photo by Dan Jessup.