Elderly driver taken to hospital after collision in Bognor

Emergency services at the scene. Picture by Kerry Yates
Emergency services at the scene. Picture by Kerry Yates

An elderly man has been taken to hospital after suffering a medical episode behind the wheel in Bognor, causing him to crash into a wall, police have confirmed.

Police said they received reports of a car colliding with a wall in Firs Avenue, Bognor Regis, at 10.20am this morning (Wednesday).

A police spokesman added: "The driver, a man in his late 80s, was taken to hospital after he was believed to have suffered a medical episode behind the wheel."