Van overturns near Friston

EMERGENCY SERVICES were called to the A259 at Friston near Seaford after a van overturned near Friston Pond this morning, October 6.

Police said the single vehicle incident happened shortly after 5am.

The driver was taken to the Eastbourne District General Hospital for treatment for minor injuries.

The road was closed while recovery took place and reopened at 6.37am.

Highways had to clear an amount of mud thrown on to the carriageway by the collision.

Any witnesses are asked to phone 0845 60 70 999 quoting serial 0128 of October 6.