Man, 81, injured in mobility scooter collision in Eastbourne

Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision between a car and a mobility scooter in Eastbourne.

Tuesday, 28th January 2020, 9:24 am
Updated Tuesday, 28th January 2020, 9:54 am
The collision happened in Seaside, near the Fort Road junction. Image by Google
The collision happened in Seaside, near the Fort Road junction. Image by Google

The 81-year-old scooter rider, a local man, was injured in the incident, which happened in Seaside at around 10.20am on Saturday (January 25).

He was taken to Hastings Conquest Hospital, police say, and was allowed home following treatment.

The incident happened near the junction with Fort Road, near the Seaside roundabout.

Police say the 57-year-old woman who was driving the car involved, a white Toyota Aygo, was unhurt.

Anyone who saw the collision or who may have relevant dash-cam footage is asked to contact police.

Email [email protected] or call 101, quoting serial 539 of 25/01.