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Woman critically injured in low-speed Eastbourne collision

News   •   Aug 23, 2019 17:28 BST

Police are seeking witnesses after a pedestrian was involved in a low-speed collision with a van in Eastbourne.

The incident occurred in the Admiral Retail Park in Lottbridge Drove shortly after midday on Thursday (22 August).

The pedestrian – a 70-year-old local woman – was airlifted to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton, where she remains in a critical condition.

The vehicle involved was a white Mercedes van driven by a 46-year-old from Kent, who was unhurt.

Anyone who saw what happened, or who has dash cam or CCTV which covered the incident, is asked to email

Author: Sam Satchell
Ref: SXP55285/2019