A pensioner’s died in a crash at East Dean.
The 76-year-old’s Volkswagen Polo was in a collision with a black Land Rover Discovery on Warren Hill at 11.34am yesterday morning (2 August).
The elderly lady from Seaford was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Land Rover, a 43-year-old man from Friston, was taken to Eastbourne DGH to be treated for his injuries, along with his four passengers – a 40-year-old woman, a 17-year-old girl, a 12-year-old boy and a 10-year-old girl.
The road was shut for several hours to allow for investigation work and for the scene to be cleared. The East Sussex coroner has been informed.
Anyone who saw what happened is asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 101, quoting Operation Bailey.