Long tailbacks on A259 in Newhaven caused by collision between car and teenage boy

The coast road in Newhaven was closed for several hours last night (Monday August 11) after a car was in collision with a 14-year-old boy.

The accident happened on the eastbound carriageway near Rose Walk at about 5pm.

There were long tailbacks on the C7 approaching Newhaven and the A259.