An elderly pedestrian has been taken to hospital after a car collided with him in Eastbourne.

The 91-year-old man was left with a fractured arm following the incident in Royal Parade last Sunday evening (February, 11) at 6pm.

Police said a Renault Scenic vehicle was travelling westbound when it collided with the man, who was on or close to the central reservation just west of the Beach Road junction.

The driver of the car, a 70-year-old woman, was not injured.

PC Rebecca Knight said:

“We are trying to establish the circumstances of the collision and would like to hear from anyone who saw it.”

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has information is asked to report it online here or call 101, quoting reference number 809 of 11/02.