Firefighters free pensioners after Fishbourne crash

TWO people had to be rescued by firefighters after a crash in Fishbourne yesterday (Wednesday, October 31).

The crash, involving one van and one car, happened at 10.20am at the junction of the A259 and Old Park Lane.

One elderly woman was rescued by firefighters.

One elderly man had to be released using hydraulic cutting equipment.

Both were assessed by paramedics but did not have to go to hospital.

Crews from East Wittering, Bognor and Cosham were at the scene.