Witnesses sought after sports car crashes into ditch near Steyning
Police are seeking witnesses to an incident west of Steyning at 9.30pm on Sunday (16 July) in which a Porsche Cayman sports car left the road and crashed into a ditch, leaving the driver with serious shoulder injuries.
It happened on the A283 Washington Road at Buncton, near Steyning, some 600 metres east of the entrance to 16th century Wiston House. The road was closed until just after midnight.
The car's driver, a 43-year-old man from Harlow, Essex, was taken by ambulance to the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, for treatment. No other vehicle is thought to have been involved.
Anyone who saw what happened, or noticed the Porsche being driven shortly before the crash, is asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org, report details online here or phone 101, quoting serial 1443 of 16/07.