Police close off road in Bexhill

Police closed off a road in Bexhill this afternoon.

Pictures emerged on social media showing St Leonards Road shut off by police with a police vehicle at the scene.

A spokesman for Sussex Police confirmed the road was closed off due to a collision involving a car and pedestrian.

They confirmed a person had been taken to hospital.

Officers have now left the scene, they said.

A police vehicle at the scene in Bexhill. Picture: Helga Waroquiers

A police vehicle at the scene in Bexhill. Picture: Helga Waroquiers