A cyclist from Eastbourne has been flown to hospital with serious head injuries after a car collided with him in the town.

The 48-year-old man was seriously hurt following the incident at the junction of Langney Road with the A259 Susans Road on Saturday evening (May, 5) around 5.20pm.

He was flown by the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.

A 40-year-old local woman driving the car involved, a white Kia Cee’d, was unhurt.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to report it online here, or phone 101, quoting Operation Console.