Luke Grant, unemployed, of no fixed address, was charged today, (Friday, March 30), with aggravated vehicle taking and with failing to provide a specimen of blood.
He appeared at Worthing Magistrates’ Court this afternoon but did not enter a plea.
A woman was airlifted to hospital following the collision in Shakespeare Road, Worthing.
Believed to be suffering from head and spinal injuries, she is at Kings College Hospital, in London.
Sussex Police described her condition as “serious but stable”.