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.

Woman seriously injured in A26 collision near Crowborough

Police are appealing for witnesses to a single vehicle collision on the A26 near Crowborough in which a woman was seriously injured.
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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.
Collision between a van and a car on A26 Eridge Road in Crowborough

Driver flown to London by air ambulance

Emergency services were called this afternoon to reports of a serious collision involving a van and a car on the A26 Eridge Road, just north of Crowborough.

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.
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Fatal collision on the A26

A man died in a collision on the A26 near Crowborough yesterday afternoon.
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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.
Crowborough Community Fire Station

Crowborough to be designated as single appliance station

Following yesterday's Fire Authority meeting, Crowborough Fire station is to be formally designated as single appliance station.
Fire appliances Crowborough Fire Station

Firefighters praised for rescue

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

Water Leak Luxford Road

Some households in Crowborough are without water this morning or have low water pressure.

Contentious fire service changes to be ‘modified’

Contentious changes to East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service to be 'modified'. Crowborough to have full-time firefighters on-site at the weekends and will retain the second fire engine.