UPDATE: Man taken to hospital after A259 Merston crash


A man was taken to hospital after a crash on the A259 at Merston at 10am this morning (June 17).

Emergency services were called to the scene on the A259.

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said a camper van crashed into three parked cars outside the Mercedes-Benz showroom.

Crews from Bognor Regis and Chichester freed one man from his vehicle before he was taken to hospital.

A spokesman for the South East Coast Ambulance Service said: “We sent two ambulances and two cars to the scene. A man in his 60s was taken to St Richard’s Hospital.”

The ambulance service said the driver’s injuries were not thought to be life threatening.

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