Second ambulance crash on call

Two ambulances have crashed in the space of a week while attending emergency calls in the Brighton and Hove area.

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Man injured in ambulance collision

A man suffered minor injuries with cuts to his face after a collision between a car and an ambulance in Hove.

Sussex Police said they understood the ambulance was on an emergency call.

The incident happened at about 11.10pm on 6th March 2013 on Old Shoreham Road, Hove at the junction with The Drive and Shirley Drive.

The ambulance left the road and collided with an electrical control box.

Last week, a 45-year-old man died after his car collided with an ambulance on Marine Drive, outside Roedean Pitch and Putt gold course in Brighton.

Gary Tucker, of Longridge Avenue, Saltdean, died at the scene of the crash. Two other people were injured.

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