BREAKING NEWS: Search for Eastbourne hit and run driver


Police are looking for the driver in a crash who failed to stop after colliding with a pedestrian in Eastbourne.

At 7pm on Friday 31 January the 38-year old local woman was crossing Belmore Road when she was in collision with a car described as a silver Toyota Prius taxi which had just turned off Seaside. The driver did not stop at the scene.

The woman was treated at Eastbourne District General Hospital for bruising.

PC Jonathan Cook of the Sussex Road Policing Unit at Polegate said, “If you saw what happened, or if you are the driver of that car, please contact us via 101 or email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.ukquoting serial 1278 of 31/1.”