Brighton cyclist badly hurt in crash outside primary school

Posted On 24 Apr 2015 at 9:13 am

Witnesses are being sought to a crash outside Coombe Road Primary School, Brighton, on Wednesday (22 April). The crash left a cyclist suffering from serious head injuries.

It happened at about 11.16am when the rider of a Dawes 14-speed pedal cycle crashed with two vehicles, a Suzuki Carry and a Ford Kuga, the drivers of which were both unhurt.

The cyclist, a 27-year-old man, was initially taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton.

He was later transferred to the Hurstwood Park Neurosciences Centre, in Haywards Heath, where he is now recovering after surgery.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to phone Sussex Police on 101 or email

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