Car seen to drive off cliffs at Beachy Head

Beachy Head incident. Photo by Jane de Weck SUS-180305-132755001
Beachy Head incident. Photo by Jane de Weck SUS-180305-132755001

Emergency services are currently at Beachy Head after reports that a car was seen to drive over the cliff top this morning (Thursday).

A spokesperson at Sussex Police said, “Officers were called at 11.15am to a report a car had been seen to drive off cliffs at Beachy Head.

CAR OVER BEACHY HEAD - POLICE /FIRE /COASTGUARD SUS-180305-133630001

CAR OVER BEACHY HEAD - POLICE /FIRE /COASTGUARD SUS-180305-133630001

“A car has been seen over the cliff and recovery is underway.

“Coastguard, lifeboat and East Sussex Fire and Rescue are in attendance.

Photos by Jane de Weck, Eddie Mitchell and Dan Jessup.

CAR OVER BEACHY HEAD - POLICE /FIRE /COASTGUARD SUS-180305-133606001

CAR OVER BEACHY HEAD - POLICE /FIRE /COASTGUARD SUS-180305-133606001