Scooter and van crash in Eastbourne


Emergency services are at the scene of a crash between a van and a motorised scooter this afternoon (March 30).

Sussex Police, the air ambulance and the South East Coast Ambulance Service were at the scene this afternoon (March 30), after the collision at the junction with Broomfield Street.

The call came in at 12.37pm, and a police spokesman said a man had sustained what are believed to be serious injuries.

A 63-year-old man from Victoria Drive was airlifted to St George’s Hospital in Tooting.

The road was closed while the incident was dealt with by police.