BREAKING NEWS: Fatal crash at Faygate

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the A264 at Faygate last night (Wednesday).

Officers attended the single vehicle collision at around 9.45pm following a report that a silver Toyota Avensis travelling eastbound had come off the road and collided with a hedgerow at the edge of the westbound carriageway.

The driver, a 52-year-old man from Horsham, sadly died at the scene.

A 25-year-old local man who was a passenger in the car suffered minor injuries and was taken by ambulance to East Surrey Hospital.

The road was closed in both directions until 3.15am.

Anyone with information regarding the collision is asked to contact Sussex Police on 0845 60 70 999 quoting serial 1784 of 18/8.

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