UPDATE: Man collided with bollard before ‘potentially collapsing at wheel’

The collision happened near the Princess Royal Hospital in Haywards Heath. Picture: Steve Robards
The collision happened near the Princess Royal Hospital in Haywards Heath. Picture: Steve Robards

A man has been taken to hospital after colliding with a bollard near the Princess Royal Hospital in Haywards Heath, police confirmed.

Emergency services were called to the one-car collision at the roundabout outside the hospital in Lewes Road just before 8.30am.

A spokesman from South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb) said: “The man required medical attention at the scene and was then taken into the Princess Royal Hospital.

“He potentially collapsed at the wheel.”

Police said the man was driving a Toyota Prius and no other cars were involved.

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