Man suffers ‘serious leg and hip injuries’ in A283 crash

Scene of the crash on sthe A283 at Cootham. Photo: Eddie Mitchell SUS-190719-161300001
Scene of the crash on sthe A283 at Cootham. Photo: Eddie Mitchell SUS-190719-161300001

A man was rushed to hospital with ‘serious leg and hip injuries’ following a crash which closed part of the A283 today.

Police say that the man was driving along the Pulborough Road at Cootham when his car left the road and hit a tree.

Officers say no other vehicles were involved in the crash, which happened at around 1.15pm.

A spokesman said: “Anyone who saw what happened can call the police online at https://www.sussex.police.uk/contact/af/contact-us/ or by calling 101, quoting serial 710 of 19/07.”