POLICE have asked for witnesses to come forward who saw a serious crash yesterday (August 13) where a child was injured.
The two-car crash saw lengthy delays on the A283 between Petworth and Northchapel after the collision at 2pm.
“A silver Skoda Fabia travelling south was in collision with a white Nissan Pulsar travelling north near School House Farm,” said a police spokesman.
“The driver of the Skoda, a 34-year-old Pulborough woman, sustained serious pelvic injuries and cuts.
“A two-year-old girl, a passenger in the Nissan, which was being driven by her father, a 26-year-old man from Bognor Regis, suffered a serious leg injury.
“Both casualties were taken by ambulance to St George’s Hospital, Tooting Bec, London, where they have been detained for treatment. Both are in a stable condition.”
The child’s father also went to the same hospital with what police described as ‘whiplash-style’ injuries but was not kept in hospital.
The road was closed between Streels Lane, Ebernoe, and the Lurgashall junction, until 6.44pm while the incident was dealt with and the two cars were recovered.
Anyone who saw what happened was asked to email email@example.com or call 101, quoting serial 782 of August 13.
Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.
Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.
1) Make our website your homepage
2) Like our Facebook page
3) Follow us on Twitter
4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.
And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!
Always the first with your local news.
Be part of it.