Person falls from cliff at Cuckmere Haven

Someone has fallen from a cliff at Cuckmere Haven this afternoon (Sunday), Sussex Police has confirmed.

Sunday, 13th January 2019, 3:30 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th January 2019, 7:33 pm
Coastguard helicopter in 2016

According to reports, the Newhaven Coastguard, along with flank teams, had been paged to the incident at Seaford Head with the coastguard helicopter 175, South East Coast Ambulance Service, East Sussex Fire and Rescue and Sussex Police at around 3pm.

Police have now confirmed that someone has 'fallen from the cliff'.

"An investigation is ongoing," a spokesman added.

Coastguard helicopter in 2016

More information to follow when we have it.