Eastbourne seafront collision: Grand Parade closed after man taken to hospital with 'serious injuries'

Eastbourne's Grand Parade has been closed after a pedestrian was taken to hospital with 'serious injuries'.

Tuesday, 18th December 2018, 5:51 pm
Updated Thursday, 10th January 2019, 10:09 am
Police at the scene in Eastbourne's Grand Parade. Pic: Dan Jessup

A police spokesman said officers responded to reports of a car colliding with a pedestrian in Grand Parade, in front of the Cavendish Hotel, at 4.32pm this afternoon.

The injuries to the pedestrian, a man in his 60s according to police, are said to be 'serious' and he has been taken to hospital.

The Collision Investigation Team is currently in attendance.

Police at the scene in Eastbourne's Grand Parade. Pic: Dan Jessup

The road is closed from the junction with Howard Square to just past the junction with Marine Road.

Police at the scene in Eastbourne's Grand Parade. Pic: Dan Jessup
Police at the scene in Eastbourne's Grand Parade. Pic: Dan Jessup
Police at the scene in Eastbourne's Grand Parade. Pic: Dan Jessup
Police at the scene in Eastbourne's Grand Parade. Pic: Dan Jessup
Police at the scene in Eastbourne's Grand Parade. Pic: Dan Jessup