Car ends up in pond after leaving the road in Hailsham

Emergency services were called to an address in Hailsham on Sunday evening (September 22) after a car left the road and went into a garden pond.

The incident happened on a bend in Ersham Road at around 9:30pm.

Four teenagers were travelling in the car and escaped unhurt.

It is the ninth time a car has careered through the resident’s fence and into the pond in 20 years.

Police and emergency services were called to the scene.

Police officers are currently investigating the incident.

A spokeswoman for Sussex Police said: “We were called about a single vehicle coming off a bend and ending up in a pond in Ersham Road.

“The Vauxhall Corsa landed upside down.

“None of the occupants were injured.

“The car was removed the following day.”

Witnesses can call Sussex Police on 101.