Pedestrian in collision with vehicle in Brighton

Police are investigating after a pedestrian was in collision with a vehicle which mounted the pavement in Old Steine, Brighton.

Thursday, 21st November 2019, 6:33 pm
Sussex Police. Pic Steve Robards

They would like to hear from any witnesses who saw the incident which police said happened at about 10pm on Monday, November 11.

A red Vauxhall Mokka was travelling west on the Old Steine towards Pool Valley.

Police said two people were on the southern pavement, near the YHA Hostel, one on a red bike and one on foot.

Police added that the vehicle performed a U-turn and mounted the pavement and drove at the two people. One of them was struck by the car.

The victims and suspects made off before police arrived at the scene.

Detective Constable Vicky Bailey said: “We are not been able to identify who the victims and suspects were. We are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information to come forward.”

If anyone can help the investigation, report online or ring 101 quoting serial 1485 of 11/11.