Eastbourne driver arrested following collision in Polegate
A driver from Eastbourne was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving and drug-driving following a collision in Polegate yesterday.
Police were called to a two-vehicle collision involving a red Volkswagen and a blue Audi at the Cophall Roundabout, in Polegate, at about 6.02pm.
The Audi driver suffered minor injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment, police said.
The Volkswagen driver – a 46-year-old man from Eastbourne – was uninjured.
He was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving and drug-driving, and remains in custody at this stage, confirmed police.
Police stood down from the scene as of 6.45pm.