Crash hits tree on roundabout

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A CAR crashed into a tree on Washington Roundabout at 5am this morning.

The driver and passenger had escaped from the car by the time firefighters arrived, and were treated by paramedics before being taken to Worthing Hospital.

The car is believed to have gone straight over the roundabout and into the tree.

Two engines and a heavy rescue vehicle from Worthing attended the accident, as well as the police and paramedics.