Burgess Hill woman injured in two-car collision near Pulborough

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A Burgess Hill woman was injured in a serious traffic accident near Pulborough last night (Monday February 24).

Police are now seeking witnesses to the collision.

At 5pm two cars travelling in opposite directions collided on the B2139 at Houghton Hill, between Whiteways roundabout and Houghton.

An 80-year old Warningcamp man who was driving a blue Ford Fiesta, was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton and was admitted with serious head and leg injuries.

The 38-year old woman from Burgess Hill who was driving the other car, a silver VW Polo, was treated at St Richards Hospital, Chichester, for slight injuries.

Inspector Phil Nicholas of the Sussex Road Policing Unit said; “Anyone who saw what happened is asked to contact us via 101 or email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting Operation Barsham.