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Police would like to hear from anyone who saw an early morning car crash in Fairlight near Hastings.

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Police would like to hear from anyone who saw an early morning car crash in Fairlight near Hastings.

At about 5am on Sunday (17 May) a red Metro saloon car left the road in Pett Level Road, Fairlight, and went through a hedge into a field.

The driver, a 30-year-old woman, was taken to Conquest Hospital in Hastings to be treated for non-life threatening but serious back and leg injuries.

A boy aged 15 who was a passenger in the car was unhurt.

No other vehicle or person is known to have been involved, but if you saw anything of what happened, or if you have any dashcam footage that might help, please contact Sussex Police online or by calling 101, quoting Operation Eastbank.