E-scooter rider, 32, injured in Bexhill collision

Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision involving a car and an e-scooter rider in Bexhill.

A rider, a 32-year-old man, suffered injuries and required hospital treatment after the collision at Woodsgate Park at about 9pm on May 18.

Police said the other vehicle was believed to be a dark coloured, possibly an Audi, but the driver did not stop at the scene.

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Investigating officer PC Stuart Kenway, from the Roads Policing Unit, said: “We are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Police are appealing for information regarding the Bexhill collision

It happened near the junction of Woodsgate Park and Buxton Road. The rider travelled south down Buxton Road, while the car travelled in Woodsgate Park in the direction of London Road.

“In particular we wish to speak to the driver of the vehicle in connection with this incident, and with two women who stopped to help the e-scooter rider at the scene.

“Information can be reported to Sussex Police online or via 101, quoting serial 1339 of 18/05.”