UPDATE: Woman taken to hospital with serious head injury after collision with cyclist

Police have said a pedestrian, in her early 70s, has been taken to hospital following a collision with a cyclist in Worthing this afternoon (Friday, 11).

Marine Parade is currently closed following the incident shortly before 3pm.

Police said the woman was taken by ambulance to the Royal Sussex County Hospital to be treated for a serious head injury while the cyclist is not reported to be injured.

The air ambulance was also in attendance.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to call 101, quoting Operation Garston.