Woman hospitalised after her car careers on to a roundabout

A woman was rushed to hospital after her car mounted a roundabout in Hailsham.

The woman was treated initially by ambulance paramedics for a neck injury before being taken to the Eastbourne District General Hospital.

Her Ford Fiesta car mounted Boship roundabout in Lower Dicker, Hailsham, according to an eye witnesses.

Emergency services were called to the incident with the woman aged in her 30s around 7.30am on April 9.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash, said a Sussex Police spokesman. The road was cleared by 8.30am.

An eyewitness said: “A car had mounted the grass centre and driven right into the middle with police and paramedics dealing with the incident.”

A South Coast Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We sent a car and an ambulance to the scene. It was one patient aged in her 30s.

“She was complaining of neck pain but suffered no obvious injuries. She was assesses at the scene before being taken to Eastbourne General District Hospital.”