Woman arrested on suspicion of drink driving after crash


A woman has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a crash.

Emergency services were called to the A264, Five Oaks Road, Slinfold, on Tuesday (February 4) at 10.24pm.

A white Fiat had been travelling eastbound when it lost control and collided with a tree, police said.

A 33-year-old Crawley woman, who was driving, suffered serious injuries and a male passenger, 28, also from Crawley, suffered serious head injuries.

Two other people in the car, a man and woman, suffered minor injuries.

They were taken to St George’s Hospital, London.

The driver was arrested at the scene for drink driving and has been bailed until March.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to contact police on 101 or email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting Operation Vesta.