Car nearly falls off cliff in Telscombe

A motorist whose car left the road and nearly fell off a cliff in Telscombe has been arrested on suspicion of drunk driving.

Sussex Police said his vehicle left South Coast Road on Sunday December 8 at 3.45pm and stopped just feet away from the cliff edge.

The car is believed to have gone through a barrier and come to rest at a second one.

Police said the 48-year-old local man has been bailed until 16 January.