Three-car collision in Eastbourne

Emergency services rushed to the scene of a three-vehicle collision in Eastbourne today (Tuesday).

Tuesday, 29th October 2019, 5:02 pm
Three cars collide in Cavendish Place. Photo by Logan Macleod SUS-191029-161920001

The accident happened at around 3.15pm on the Pevensey Road junction in Cavendish Place, which saw a BMW, Volkswagen and a Mercedes all sustain damage.

A Sussex Police spokesperson said, “We received a report of a three vehicle collision in Pevensey Road, Eastbourne, at 3.05pm on Tuesday (29 October).

“Initially one of the drivers was reported to have run off. However when officers arrived on scene, he returned. There were no injuries or arrests.”

A South East Coast Ambulance spokesperson said one ambulance attended the scene and treated a person for chest pains, but they did not require hospital treatment.

Police worked to clear the debris and safely divert traffic following the incident.

The road was reported as reopened at about 4.50pm.