Pedestrian, 84, injured in collision with marked Sussex Police car

An 84-year-old pedestrian has been taken to hospital after being involved in a collision with a marked police car.

Sussex Police said the vehicle was on routine non-emergency duties when the incident happened at 11.10am in Richmond Place, Brighton.

The 84-year-old man involved in the collision suffered minor injuries, according to police.

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He has been taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital for treatment.

Emergency services at the scene. Picture: John Holden SUS-201122-114433001

The two officers in the police car were shaken but unhurt, police added.

Anyone who saw what happened can contact Sussex Police at [email protected] or by calling 101, quoting serial 372 of 22/11.

Emergency services at the scene. Picture: John Holden SUS-201122-114443001
Emergency services at the scene. Picture: John Holden SUS-201122-114422001