In a tragic turn of events, a fatal collision occurred on the A264 Rusper Road Roundabout in Horsham at approximately 7.20pm on Saturday, 30th September. The incident involved two vehicles, a white BMW X5 and a black BMW 1 Series.
The driver of one of the vehicles, a 49-year-old man from Broadbridge Heath, tragically died at the scene. A 52-year-old woman from Billingshurst was critically injured in the collision and is currently battling life-threatening injuries in hospital. Another woman, aged 55 and also from Billingshurst, is in a serious condition in hospital.
Two teenagers, a 17-year-old boy and a 17-year-old girl, were treated at the scene for minor injuries but did not require hospital treatment.
Investigating officers are appealing for witnesses who may have seen the collision or observed the two vehicles being driven in the area beforehand. A spokesperson for Sussex Police urged anyone with information to come forward: “Investigating officers are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or saw the two vehicles, a white BMW X5 and a black BMW 1 Series, being driven in the area beforehand.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact Sussex Police online or by calling 101 quoting Operation Temperature.