Three taken to hospital after crash in Brighton

Posted On 15 Apr 2016 at 2:29 pm

Three people were taken to hospital after a car crash in Brighton last night (Thursday 14 April).

Firefighters had to cut free two people who were trapped in the wreckage.

Sussex Police said: “Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision between a silver Nissan and a white Ford in Warren Road, Brighton at around 9.45pm on Thursday.

“The driver of the Nissan, a 20-year-old local man, suffered minor injuries and was taken to hospital as a precaution.

“One of his passengers, a 21-year-old woman from Brighton, was taken to hospital with a suspected fractured arm and collar bone.

“A 25-year-old man from Devon was also taken to hospital with serious injuries.

“The driver of the Ford, a 42-year-old woman from Brighton, suffered bruising.”

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said: “Two appliances from Roedean and Hove were sent to Warren Road, in Whitehawk, Brighton, following reports of two people trapped in wreckage following a road traffic collision between a car and a van.

“Firefighters cut the two casualties free from the wreckage and four people were left in the care of paramedics.”

Sergeant Stacey Ellott said: “We would like to hear from anyone who saw the collision on Thursday evening.”

Witnesses can phone Sussex Police on 101 or email

Leave a Reply


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.