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Day Without a Road Death launched after 25,000 fatalities

A campaign is being launched for a day without a road death after fatalities on Europe’s roads topped 25,000.

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Police have left the scene of the collision

Four-car collision shuts A27 in Selmeston

A busy main road was closed in both directions following a collision this afternoon (Sunday, September 17).

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TRAVEL: Sussex travel news for Saturday, September 16

TRAVEL: Sussex travel news for Saturday, September 16

The roads across Sussex are not reporting any major congestion this morning (Saturday, September 16).

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COUNTY NEWS: Two dead after car collides with pedestrians

COUNTY NEWS: Two dead after car collides with pedestrians

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car collided with a group of pedestrians on Saturday night (September 9) leaving two men dead.

Transport

COUNTY NEWS: Girl, 11, airlifted to hospital with ‘serious injuries’

An 11-year-old girl has been airlifted to St George’s Hospital, in London, with serious injuries after a road traffic collision in Portslade on Sunday afternoon (September 10).

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Two people have died in a road traffic collision near Heathfield. Picture: Dan Jessup

COUNTY NEWS: Two dead after two vehicle collision

Two people have died after the car they were travelling in collided with another vehicle late on Saturday night (September 9), police said.

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Picture by Jeffrey Milstein

Gatwick Airport experiences its busiest summer holidays

Gatwick Airport has achieved its busiest school summer holidays in its history as 8.1 million people made their way through the airport during the seven-week period, according to figures released by the airport.

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Travel news

SUSSEX TRAVEL: Sunday, September 10

Traffic reports are indicating slow traffic on the approach to Goodwood, in Chichester, for the final day of the Revival Festival.

Transport

COUNTY NEWS: Man dies following single vehicle collision

An 85-year-old man has died after being involved in a single vehicle road traffic collision, police have confirmed.

Transport
SUSSEX TRAVEL: Saturday, September 9

SUSSEX TRAVEL: Saturday, September 9

Traffic reports are indicating slow traffic on the A27 as crowds flock to this weekend’s Revival at Goodwood.

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Emergency services were called to the incident earlier today (September 22)

Baby and mother injured in head-on collision on A27

Police are appealing for witnesses following a head-on collision on the A27 Lewes Road near Beddingham.

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TRAVEL NEWS: Rail lines closed due to ‘trespassers’

TRAVEL NEWS: Rail lines closed due to ‘trespassers’

Rail lines in East Sussex are currently closed due to ‘trespassers’, Southern has announced.

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Police at the scene of the incident in Kemptown, Brighton (Photograph: Eddie Mitchell)

COUNTY NEWS: Pedestrian dies after collision with police car

A police car on an emergency call was involved in a serious collision with a pedestrian in Brighton in the early hours of this morning, Sussex Police has confirmed.

Transport
TRAVEL NEWS: Train delays after lorry collides with bridge

TRAVEL NEWS: Train delays after lorry collides with bridge

Trains in the south east are currently subject to delays and cancellations after a lorry collided with a bridge.

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Network Rail is calling for drivers to not risk their lives for the sake of a few minutes at Yapton crossing. Picture: Network Rail

COUNTY NEWS: School minibus among 150 vehicles caught risking lives on level crossing

A school minibus was among more than 150 vehicles caught ignoring warning lights at a busy level crossing in two months.

Crime
‘Jump threats’ woman talked down by RNLI volunteers

‘Jump threats’ woman talked down by RNLI volunteers

A distressed woman who threatened to jump into the River Ouse was talked down by RNLI volunteers, the organisation has said.

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Mid-air collision avoided
Photo courtesy of Airprox Board SUS-170108-104740001

Mid-air crash above Eastbourne narrowly avoided

Two aircraft narrowly avoided a head on collision above Eastbourne because a pilot took split-second evasive action, it has emerged.

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Roadworks

TRAVEL: Overnight roadworks on M20 and M25

Various road closures are planned tonight on the M25 with three of four lanes to be closed from 10.30pm.

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Patricia Slatter's flight had to be diverted to Bournemouth after a drone was spotted near London Gatwick. Picture: Niamh Slatter

COUNTY NEWS: Passenger recalls moment flight was diverted due to drone

A passenger whose flight was forced to divert to Bournemouth after a drone was spotted flying near Gatwick Airport has spoken of the ordeal.

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Photo by Jeffrey Milstein

Flights suspended twice at Gatwick due to ‘drone observation’

Flights at Gatwick Airport were temporarily suspended twice on Sunday evening after reports of a drone in the vicinity.

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