Woman seriously injured in suspected Rustington collision

A woman in her 50s suffered serious injuries following a suspected collision in Rustington, police have said.

A 52-year-old woman was found beside a Vespa scooter on the westbound A259 approaching The Body Shop roundabout, shoftly after 7pm yesterday (Thursday, October 28), police said.

A spokesperson from Sussex Police said: “She has been taken to hospital with head injuries. A section of the road has been closed in both directions while emergency services respond to the scene.

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“Police are urging anyone who saw what happened, or anyone with any relevant dash cam footage, to email [email protected] quoting Operation Marshal.

Sussex Police are urging witnesses to come forward following suspected Rustington collision

“In the meantime, an investigation is ongoing to establish the cause of the woman’s injuries, and to determine if any other vehicles were involved.”