Van was ‘coming straight for us’ says dogwalker

A DOGWALKER was lucky to escape unscathed after a van smashed into a tree he was stood behind.

WH 250714  Martin Gossage with Bertie, his miniature schnauzer
WH 250714 Martin Gossage with Bertie, his miniature schnauzer

Martin Gossage, 70, of Offington Avenue, Worthing, was returning from Broadwater Green with his miniature schnauzer, Bertie, at 10.40am, last Wednesday, when a ‘fully loaded’ van came crashing towards him.

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For the full story, see the Worthing Herald, Thursday, July 31.