Man dies after fall at Sovereign Harbour

A man has died after a fall at Sovereign Harbour in Eastbourne yesterday (Monday).

The 43-year-old man passed away in the early hours of this morning after being rushed to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.



Emergency services were called to a house in St Lucia Walk in the South Harbour at around 5pm yesterday (Monday).

A man is believed to have suffered a seizure and then a heart attack. The air ambulance was called but he was taken to hospital by road.

A spokesperson at Sussex Police confirmed he had died during the night.

Police officers were initially called to the property by ambulance crews as there was some suspicion as to how the man had become unconscious.