Car smashes into Eastbourne Sainsbury's

The front of an Eastbourne supermarket was badly smashed-up after a car crashed into the store overnight.

Sunday, 19th August 2018, 12:38 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th September 2018, 3:20 am
The scene has been taped off
The scene has been taped off

Windows were shattered and doors were left hanging off at Sainsbury’s Local in Seaside following the collision in the early hours of this morning.

Police were called just before 5am following reports a vehicle had gone into the side of a building.

Officers said the occupants of the car fled the scene and the force had been conducing enquiries.

Damage to shopfront

Investigations are continuing and anyone with any information is asked to contact 101 quoting reference 257/19.

Windows have been smashed and doors left hanging off
Investigations are continuing
A car crashed into the front entrance of the store