Pedestrian taken to hospital after collision with car in Chichester

A pedestrian was involved in a collision with a car in Chichester this morning (Tuesday).

Tuesday, 30th July 2019, 1:49 pm
Updated Tuesday, 30th July 2019, 2:49 pm

South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb) confirmed that paramedics attended the scene after the collision at around 8.30am.

A spokesman said: "Ambulance crews attended the scene and the pedestrian was assessed and treated before being taken to St Richard’s Hospital."

Sussex Police also confirmed its attendance.


A spokesperson said: "Sussex Police received a report of a collision involving a car and a pedestrian in Stockbridge Road.

"The pedestrian, a woman in her 50s, suffered arm injuries."

In a post on Twitter just after 9am, Stagecoach South advised that its 52 and 53 services would not be able to serve Southgate.

It added: "Services 52+53 [to] Wittering cannot serve Southgate due to a pedestrian [being in a collision with] a car.

"Please use the bus station at Basin Road for pick up and drop off until further notice . Sorry for any inconvenience caused."

Providing an update at 9.40am, it wrote: "Road reopen at Southgate. Resume to normal route. Thank you for your patience."