UPDATE: Arrest made after a man from Bognor is hit by a car in Chichester

POLICE have arrested a man on suspicion of grievous bodily harm after another man he was with was hit by a car in Chichester last night.

The 24-year-old victim from Bognor suffered a broken leg and was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, where he is undergoing surgery, police said.

A man has been arrested after another man was struck by a car. Pictures and video by Eddie Mitchell

A man has been arrested after another man was struck by a car. Pictures and video by Eddie Mitchell

The 19-year-old who has been detained is currently in custody.

The incident happened on the A259 Bognor Bridge roundabout at Chichester on Monday, April 13 at 6.45pm.

The driver of the Volkswagen Polo car involved, an 18-year-old woman from Kent, was uninjured.

A man has been arrested after another man was struck by a car. Pictures and video by Eddie Mitchell

A man has been arrested after another man was struck by a car. Pictures and video by Eddie Mitchell