Man arrested after multi-vehicle collision in Stone Cross

A man has was arrested after a multi-vehicle collision in Dittons Road, Stone Cross, on Monday morning (January 14).

Monday, 14th January 2019, 4:31 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th February 2019, 5:22 pm
Emergency Services on scene in Dittons Road, photo by Dan Jessup

A pregnant woman was hurt in the incident which happened at the Tesco Express roundabout at about 8.10am.

According to Sussex Police, a 22-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of drug-driving.

He was later released under investigation, police said.

Eastbourne PC Dave Elliott said on Twitter the pregnant woman was safe and well, after SECAmb (South East Coast Ambulance Service) reported she had been taken to Eastbourne DGH with wrist and chest injuries.

Dittons Road was closed both ways, and there was slow traffic from Adur Drive to the A22 Golden Jubilee Way (Stone Cross Roundabout), following the incident.

Photo by Dan Jessup.