Police appeal after man dies in A24 crash near Horsham

Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage after a man died and a woman was seriously injured in a road crash near Horsham.

Emergency services were called to the junction of the A264 and A24 northbound at Broadbridge Heath after a car left the slip road carriageway at about 7.45pm on Sunday, April 17.

A police spokesperson said: “The incident involved a single vehicle, a silver Peugeot 208.

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“Tragically, an 80-year-old man from Peaslake, Surrey, was pronounced dead at the scene. His next of kin have been informed.

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“A 69-year-old woman sustained life-threatening injuries and remains at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in a critical but stable condition.

“Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has footage of the Peugeot in the minutes before the incident is asked to email: [email protected] and quote Operation Linford.”