Helicopter and dog search after men crash car in Crawley Down


Police carried out a helicopter search after two men crashed a car.

Sussex Police was called to the scene in Buckley Place, Crawley Down, shortly before 11pm on Sunday (August 2).

A spokesman said officers have continued to search for the young men who ran off with suspected facial or head injuries.

The spokesman said: “Their blue Peugeot 106 was in collision with a parked silver Honda CR-V and it is believed the men may have received head or facial injuries in the crash.

“They ran from the scene and police officers supported by dog units and a police helicopter conducted a search of the area, but without success.

“Anyone who saw what happened or who noticed the Peugeot shortly before the collision is asked to email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk or phone 101, quoting serial 1741 of 2/8.”

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