Crash between wheelchair and car causes Seaside delays

editorial image

A collision between a motorised wheelchair and a car caused delays at Seaside earlier today (December 8).

The accident at the junction of the A259 Seaside and Leaf Hall Road in Eastbourne, was between a 79-year-old man in a motorised wheelchair and a PT Cruiser car, shortly after 11.30am.

The disabled man suffered minor injuries and the car driver was unhurt. The incident caused traffic delays but Seaside was fully re-opened within the hour.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to email or phone 101, quoting serial 486 of 8/12.