Sussex

Andrea Gada, 5, dies in after being hit by Eastbourne car

Friday Street, Eastbourne Image copyright Google
Image caption Five-year-old Andrea Gada was hit by a car in Friday Street, Eastbourne

A five-year-old girl who suffered "life-threatening injuries" when she was hit by a car in Sussex has died.

Andrea Gada, of Downland Close, Eastbourne, was struck by a Ford Fusion in Friday Street in the town at about 15:15 GMT on Tuesday.

She was airlifted to St Georges Hospital in Tooting, south London, but died from her injuries on Wednesday.

The 64-year-old female driver from Eastbourne was not injured in the incident, Sussex Police said.

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