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27 Apr 2021

Bus roof ripped off in crash

A woman suffered a head injury after a bus had its roof ripped off as it hit a bridge in West Sussex.

The bus struck the railway bridge in Rocky Lane, Haywards Heath, at about 6.40a.m. this morning, closing the road.

Rocky Lane
The railway bridge at Valebridge Road/Rocky Lane in Haywards Heath

Paramedics treated the woman at the scene before taking her to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton & Hove, East Sussex.

South East Coast Ambulance Service confirmed they also treated the driver of the bus at the scene.

The road has since reopened.


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08 Apr 2021 | 18:47

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