Uckfield woman dies in A26 collision near Ringmer

A 48-year-old woman from Uckfield has died following a collision near Ringmer.

Monday, 27th September 2021, 3:48 pm

Sussex Police said emergency services responded to a fatal collision on the A26 Uckfield Road, Ringmer at around 3.45pm on Sunday, September 26.

A police spokesperson said, “A motorcyclist was involved in a collision with two cars.

“A 48-year-old woman, of Nutley near Uckfield, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.”

Sussex Police car. SUS-211003-192626001

The road was closed in both directions while emergency services dealt with the incident, according to police.

Police said the woman’s family and next of kin have been informed.

The spokesperson said, “A 41-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving. He has since been released under investigation, pending further enquiries.”

Anybody who witnessed the collision or has any dash cam footage which could help with enquiries should email [email protected] and quote Operation Anchor.