Man escapes police in Gossops Green after failing to stop

An appeal for witnesses has been made
An appeal for witnesses has been made

Police are hunting a male driver who failed to stop following an accident in Crawley and then fled when officers tried to pull him over.

The incident happened in Gossops Green on Wednesday morning, July 29.

A Sussex Police spokesman said: “At 9.28am on Wednesday, July 29, the driver of a Volkswagen Polo, who failed to stop for police, decamped and ran off into Gossops Green Drive in Crawley.

“A search was made but efforts to trace him were unsuccessful.”

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