Sussex

Teenager found with severe burns on Littlehampton roadside

A 17-year-old boy was discovered with severe burns to his upper torso by a passing motorist in Littlehampton.

He was found in Maltravers Road at 17:30 BST on Friday.

Sussex Police said he has been taken to Broomfield Hospital, in Chelmsford, suffering from electrical burns. His condition has been described as critical.

Police said it appears he may have sustained the injuries having been near to a high voltage power supply.

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