Crash near Ashington

THE AIR ambulance was sent to a crash near Ashington this afternoon (Wednesday December 21).

Firefighters and paramedics were called to the B2133, between the junctions with Crays Lane and London Road, just after 1.30pm.

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service say the accident involved one car, which had left the road and come to rest in a ditch.

The road was closed while emergency services were at the scene.

One man was taken to hospital by air ambulance.