On Tuesday afternoon (6th March) at around 3:15pm a serious collision occurred involving a car and a pedestrian on Woodlands Road, East Grinstead. The incident happened at the junction with Spring Way.
A black Volkswagen Golf driven by a 60-year-old local man collided with and a 82-year-old woman on foot. Both the pedestrian and the driver were originally from East Grinstead.
The woman sustained severe head injuries and was rushed to the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton. Her condition was considered critical.
Anyone who witnessed the event or has any other relevant information is asked to contact police online or to phone 101, quoting Operation Brancher.