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Two Peacehaven men arrested over road crash
8:28am Friday 12th July 2013 in News
Two men have been arrested after a pensioner was badly injured in a road crash.
Two men in their 20s from Peacehaven have been arrested in connection with a road crash in which an 86-year-old woman suffered “life-changing injuries” to her left leg and wrist.
Emergency services were called to the accident scene at the junction of Railway Road and Drove Road, Newhaven, just after 3pm yesterday.
The driver of the silver Vauxhall Corsa, a 24-year-old man from Peacehaven, was uninjured and arrested at the scene on suspicion of driving without insurance, driving without due care and attention, driving other than in accordance with a licence and aggravated vehicle taking causing injury.
A 21-year-old man from Peacehaven was also arrested on suspicion of permitting the driving of a motor vehicle without a licence or insurance and aggravated vehicle taking causing injury.
Both men have been bailed until August 29.
Police are still seeking witnesses to the incident who are asked to call 101 quoting Operation Piltdown or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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