Cyclist injured after fall in Rudgwick


A cyclist was injured after falling from his bicycle on a bridleway near Rudgwick on Tuesday (August 18).

Paramedics were called to the path near Guildford Road at around 7.45pm after the man in his 50s suffered the fall.

A paramedic car and ambulance car were joined at the scene by the air ambulance.

The man was suffering from suspected chest and abdomen injuries.

He was taken by road to Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton, and was treated en route to hospital by paramedics.

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be among the first to know what’s going on.

1 Make our website your homepage at

2 Like our Facebook page at

3 Follow us on Twitter @wscountytimes

4 Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends – so they don’t miss out!

The County Times – always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.