BREAKING NEWS: Worthing hit-and-run driver sought

POLICE are looking for the driver of a car which collided with three people whilst driving the wrong way down a one-way street in Worthing.

Two men and a woman were walking in Upper High Street, Worthing, at 1.38am on Saturday (June 23) when they were struck by a dark coloured car which stopped briefly before driving off.

One of the pedestrians, a 38-year-old woman from Worthing, suffered potentially serious chest injuries and was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital, in Brighton.

She was, however, released a few hours later.

A 38-year-old man, also from Worthing, was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital for treatment to bruising on his hand and leg.

Another man was uninjured.

It is believed the driver of the car was man in his 50s.

He was accompanied by another man, aged 60 to 70 years old, who had a fold-up metal walking stick.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, saw the vehicle in the area or has any information about it is asked to call Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial 147 of 23/06.

Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.