BREAKING NEWS: Young boy airlifted to hospital after Eastbourne road crash

Breaking news
Breaking news

A young boy has been airlifted to hospital after being hit by a car in Eastbourne’s Atlantic Drive this evening (Friday).

The accident happened in South Harbour and emergency services rushed to the scene and the Sussex Air Ambulance was called. It landed close to Princes Park.

The boy was taken by air ambulance to the Conquest Hospital but his injuries are not said to be life threatening.

The road was cordoned off for some time after the accident.

Police are set to reveal more details over the weekend.