Man dies after falling from pylon in Polegate

Emergency services on scene
Emergency services on scene

A man has died after falling from a pylon in Polegate this morning (Friday).

Emergency services including an air ambulance were called to Aberdale Road at 7.55am.

Despite the best efforts of paramedics, sadly the man, believed to be local and in his 50s, died shortly after emergency services arrived.

Sussex Police say the death is not being treated as suspicious and next of kin have been informed.