Three car collision in Pevensey

Police Car
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Two people were taken to hospital with broken collar bones after a three car collision in Pevensey on Sunday (January 19).

Police said the A259 between Pevensey and the B2095 Hooe road was closed to traffic for four hours following the collision near Pevensey roundabout shortly before 3pm.

A man, aged 50, and a woman, aged 30, each suffered broken collar bones, police said.

The man who was driving a white Vauxhall van also sustained knee and eye injuries, police said. Police said he taken by ambulance to the Conquest Hospital, St Leonards-on-Sea.

A spokesman for Sussex Police said: “After being freed by firefighters, the woman was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton. Her two daughters, aged nine and seven, suffered minor injuries. All three were passengers in a Ford Fiesta driven by a 29-year-old man.

“Also involved in the collision was a white Citroen Berlingo van whose driver, a 61-year-old man, was uninjured.”

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to phone Sussex Police on 101 or email, quoting Operation Louisiana.