Air ambulance deployed after car ends up in ditch at Lewes


An air ambulance was deployed after a car had gone into a ditch in Ripe this evening (Monday), Sussex Police has confirmed.

Police said an air bag in the car had been deployed, but the car was empty upon officers' arrival at 5.20pm.

A police spokesman said: "Emergency service attended reports of a vehicle in a ditch and an air ambulance was sent out.

"No injuries were reported and no people could be found in the vehicle."

Langtye Lane was reportedly partly blocked both ways due to the accident between Burgh Lane and Firle Road.