Car smashes into Eastbourne Sainsbury’s

The scene has been taped off
The scene has been taped off

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

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.

Damage to shopfront

Damage to shopfront

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.

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

Windows have been smashed and doors left hanging off

Investigations are continuing

Investigations are continuing

A car crashed into the front entrance of the store

A car crashed into the front entrance of the store