Car collides with shop in East Sussex high street

A car collided with a shop in East Sussex earlier today.

Saturday, 11th January 2020, 2:23 pm
Updated Saturday, 11th January 2020, 6:11 pm

The collision, which happened in Rottingdean High Street at about 11am, blocked the road both ways.

Police and fire crews were sent to the scene.

A spokesman for East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service said: "We were called at 10:34 to reports of an RTC on Rottingdean High Street. One car had hit a building. Crews from Rottingdean attended and carried out scene safety. The incident was handed over to Sussex Police. No persons were trapped."

Emergency services at the scene in Rottingdean. Picture: Rob Carron
Emergency services at the scene of the collision in East Sussex. Picture: Annabel Tarrant