Two vehicles on fire in Cross Levels Way, Eastbourne

Two cars bust into flames after a collision in Cross Levels Way in Eastbourne this morning (July 1).

Monday, 1st July 2019, 10:59 am
There has been a collision in Cross Levels Way, Eastbourne, this morning. Pic Steve Robards

The incident happened on the stretch of road between East Sussex College and Sainsbury’s at around 9.15am.

Two fire service crews were sent to the scene at 9.19am.

Firefighters tackled the fire wearing breathing apparatus, using one hose reel and 1-in-7 foam.

A spokesperson for SECAmb said two patients were treated at the scene. One was taken to Eastbourne DGH with chest pains, the other to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.

The road was closed from Eastbourne DGH roundabout as emergency services dealt with the incident.

It was reported as reopened at 11am.