BREAKING NEWS: Eastbourne road blocked after collision between car and cyclist

Road accident
Road accident

A seafront road in Eastbourne is blocked in both directions after a collision between a car and cyclist.

There is heavy congestion at Marine Parade, because of the collision on the road this afternoon (June 16).

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service arrived at the scene at 4.47pm, as the crew was passing by, and helped to direct traffic.

A fire service spokesman said the cyclist received first aid at the scene by paramedics, and police were called for traffic control.

Updates to follow.