Teenager hit by car on A259


A BOY is in hospital after he was struck by a car on the A259 in North Bersted yesterday evening (October 28).

The 15-year-old pedestrian, from Havant, suffered serious head and leg injuries, according to police.

He was taken by ambulance to St Richard’s Hospital, in Chichester, for treatment.

The driver of the car involved, a Volkswagen Polo, was unhurt.

The teenager was hit on Chichester Road, near to its junction with Babsham Lane at 5.45pm.

Anyone who saw what happened should email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk or phone 101, quoting serial 1183 of October 28.