Man crushed to death outside seafront hotel

Royal Parade
Royal Parade

A MAN has died after being crushed while working on a coach outside a seafront hotel.

Police were called to Royal Parade in Eastbourne at 10.45am today (Thursday) following reports a man had suffered serious injuries while working on a stationary coach.

The area between St Aubyns Road and Cambridge Road was cordoned off and traffic diverted.

Sussex Air Ambulance were called to the incident by the Majestic Hotel but the man was later confirmed dead at the scene.

Police said the Health and Safety Executive is involved in the investigation.