Four injured in collision on A24 at Findon

Traffic update.
Traffic update.

Four people were injured after a serious collision on Saturday afternoon (October 18) that caused major traffic delays in the South Downs area.

Emergency services were called around 2pm to the A24 at Findon to a collision between two vehicles. A blue Vauxhall Tigra was heading south on the road and a white Iveco lorry was heading north, when the Vauxhall turned into The Quadrangle, colliding with the lorry.

A 26-year-old man from Findon, the driver of the Vauxhall, suffered serious injuries to his back and neck. His passenger, a 31-year-old man from Worthing, suffered cuts to his head. Both were taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital.

The driver of the lorry, a 54-year-old from the West Midlands, and his passenger, a 61-year-old from Worcestershire, were both taken to hosptial to be checked over for minor injuries.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to contact police on quoting serial 864 of 18/10.