A 31-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of drug driving after a serious crash in Hailsham last week.
Police say the man, from Hailsham, was arrested after a collision between a van and a pedestrian near the Tesco Supermarket in North Street at around 1.40pm on Friday (October 28).
Sussex Police say he was arrested on suspicion of driving a vehicle while unfit through drugs and of driving a motor vehicle with a proportion of a specified controlled drug above the specified limit. He has been bailed to until December 10.
The pedestrian, a 26-year-old man,suffered head injuries and was taken to Royal Sussex Hospital in Brighton by paramedics. On Friday night, police said he was in a stable condition and being kept in hospital overnight for observation.
Witnesses are asked to email email@example.com or call 101 quoting Operation Longdown.
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