UPDATE: Man in hospital with serious injuries after three car crash

Redford Avenue crash
Redford Avenue crash

A Horsham driver suffered serious injuries in a three car crash along a Horsham street.

Emergency services attended the collision along Redford Avenue at about 2am on Sunday (February 5).

Police said a red Citroen Saxo crashed into a parked Volkswagen Touran, which in turn struck a parked Volkswagen Transporter.

The driver, a 24-year-old Horsham man, suffered serious head injuries.

Firefighters were called after reports he was trapped in the vehicle. He was freed before crews arrived.

He was treated at the scene before being rushed to the Royal Sussex County Hospital, in Brighton.

The other vehicles were unattended and no other injuries were reported.

Residents described the loud thud which woke them as they tried to sleep on Sunday morning.

Anyone who saw what happened or who may have noticed the Citroen being driven shortly beforehand is asked to email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk, quoting Operation Goldsmith.

Alternatively they can report details online at https://sussex.police.uk/contact-us/response-to-appeal/ or phone 101.

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