Sussex Police bail man held over Brighton hit-and-run

A 21-year-old man arrested over a suspected hit-and-run crash in Brighton has been released on bail.

He was detained after a pedestrian was seriously injured when he was struck by a car in Widdicombe Way at 1140 GMT on Saturday.

A force spokesman said the Volvo estate car went on to hit a wall and the driver fled from the scene.

The 36-year-old man, from Lancing, is being treated in hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

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