Pregnant woman in Polegate crash


A pregnant woman was pulled from a smoking car after an accident last night (Monday).

Eyewitnesses said the woman was a passenger in a BMW, being driven by a man, which crashed into a tree after going through heavy surface water on the Wannock to Jevington Road opposite Lancing Way shortly before 10.30pm.

Polegate crash. Photos by Martin Dighton SUS-160501-093112001

Polegate crash. Photos by Martin Dighton SUS-160501-093112001

Emergency services were called including firefighters as there were fumes rising from the car bonnet.

The woman was taken to hospital by ambulance with slight injuries.

Photos by Martin Dighton.

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