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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.

Up to 5,000 customers in the Crowborough area without water

The Operations Director at South East Water this afternoon took to Facebook to explain the challenges the company is facing after the thaw. Simon Earl...
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Man from Crowborough seriously hurt in crash

Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash in Uckfield shortly before 10pm last night (Monday 30th) which left two men with potentially life-changing...
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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.

Two woman injured during crash on Beeches Road in Crowborough

On Thursday evening (13th October) emergency services were called about a car and a van at the junction of Beeches Road with East Beeches...
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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.
Collision car lorry A26 Beacon Road Mill Lane Goldsmiths Ave 8 December 2016

Elderly driver passed-away on Christmas Day

Update: The driver of a Ford Fiesta which was in collision with a lorry at the junction of Mill Lane and the A26 Beacon...
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Firefighters praised for rescue

Crews from Uckfield and Crowborough animal rescue unit have been praised for rescuing two cows in trouble.

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 airlifted to hospital

A pedestrian was airlifted to hospital with serious head injuries after he was in collision with a lorry on the A26 in Crowborough yesterday...
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Man seriously injured in crash on A26 at Crowborough

Just before 9am this morning (Monday 8th), a Suzuki jeep and a van collided on the A26 near the army camp south of Crowborough. The...