UPDATE: Elderly man in hospital after car in collision with lamp post in Horsham

Collision in Albion Way, Horsham SUS-140928-140925001
Collision in Albion Way, Horsham SUS-140928-140925001

An elderly man ‘collapsed at the wheel’ of his car, which collided with a lamp post in Albion Way, Horsham yesterday (Sunday September 28).

Emergency services including Sussex Police and South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb) were called at about 12.15pm.

A spokesperson for SECAmb said: “A man thought to be in his 80s collapsed at the wheel.

“Two ambulances and a response car attended.

“The man was treated by ambulance staff before being taken to East Surrey Hospital for further treatment.”

Part of Albion Way was closed for several hours as police cordoned off the area around the incident.