VIDEO: Henfield woman remains in critical condition after crash

A Henfield woman remains in a critical condition after she was airlifted to hospital following a two-car collision on Saturday (October 4).

Police are appealing for witnesses following the serious road traffic collision in Saddlescombe Road, which links Devils Dyke Road in Brighton with the A281 at Poynings.

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A red Toyota Yaris and a green Jaguar XF were involved.

The Toyota driver, a 37-year-old woman from Henfield, suffered serious head injuries and was airlifted to St George’s Hospital, Tooting, London, by the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance.

At the time of the County Times going to press on Wednesday, she remained in a critical condition.

The Jaguar was driven by a 52-year-old man from Milton Keynes, who was accompanied by his wife, 50, and son, 24. The woman suffered chest injuries and the two men sustained slight injuries.

Two ambulances and three paramedic cars and the air ambulance were called to the scene.

They were treated at the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton. The crash occurred at about 3.20pm.

Police are appealing for witnesses - anyone who saw what happened is asked to email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk or phone 101, quoting Operation Holworth.

Alternatively, anyone with information can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.