Teenager injured in Eastbourne ‘hit and run’

A teenage cyclist suffered cuts and bruises after he was in collision with a car – which then failed to stop, said Sussex Police.

Friday, 26th July 2019, 2:59 pm

Police said they are seeking the car driver and witnesses to the incident, which took place in Princes Road on Wednesday July 24 at about 3.45pm.

The 17-year-old was riding his bike near the road’s junction with Beatty Road. The car, described as an ‘old-style silver estate’ was travelling towards the Sovereign Centre and failed to stop, said police.

The driver, anyone who saw what happened or who may have dash-cam footage is asked to contact Sussex Police online, by emailing [email protected] or by phoning 101, quoting serial 1088 of 24/07.