A man from Eastbourne’s been airlifted to hospital following an argument between a motorcyclist and a pedestrian in the town.

Police were called to the junction between Terminus Road and Grand Parade shortly before 11am on Sunday morning (October, 29) following reports the 42-year-old pedestrian was standing in the middle of a road crossing.

According to police, an argument started between the man and a motorcyclist and a fight then broke out.

The pedestrian was then air-lifted to hospital with reportedly serious, but not life-threatening head injuries.

A 54-year-old man from Eastbourne has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent, and has been released under investigation.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any other information is asked to report it online here, or call 101 quoting reference number 532 of 29/10.