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News about serious and dangerous situations in the Crowborough area involving the emergency services – fires, road traffic collisions, civil emergencies, severe weather warnings, natural disasters etc.

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Appeal for witnesses following death of cyclist

Sussex Police is appealing for witnesses regarding a fatal collision involving a cyclist on the B2188, between Lye Green and Groombridge.
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Man airlifted to hospital following crash in Crowborough

Sussex Police are appealing for information following yesterday's collision on Crowborough Hill.

Woman hospitalised after dog attack

A woman has suffered serious injuries after being attacked by a dog in Crowborough last night (Friday 3rd).
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Man dies after car collided with a wall in Crowborough

Sussex Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal collision on Rotherfield Road on Saturday evening.

Cyclist airlifted to hospital after a collision in Crowborough

Sussex Police are appealing for information after a teenage cyclist was hit by a van this morning in Crowborough.

Crowborough woman taking RSPCA to court

A woman from Crowborough whose arm had to be amputated after she was attacked by a dog she fostered from the RSPCA is taking High Court legal action against the charity.

Water Leak Luxford Road

Some households in Crowborough are without water this morning or have low water pressure.
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Changes at Crowborough Fire Station

Under proposals staff contracts at some fire stations in East Sussex, including Crowborough, could be changed, which would mean at times it would take slightly longer to respond to emergencies.

Missing man from Crowborough found safe

Ben Daly, who has been reported missing from Crowborough, has been found safe.

Fire service helping paramedic during crisis

With the pressures on the NHS due to Covid-19, the fire service in East Sussex has seen a rise in calls to assist the ambulance service.