The funeral of a teenager who died when she was hit by a car, is due to take place today.
Fourteen year old Jasmine Allsop and her friend Olivia Lewry, who was sixteen, were killed near Jasmine's home in Gosport earlier this month. A man has been charged with their manslaughter.
Jasmine's funeral is taking place at St John the Evangelist in Forton. The church will be decorated in pink which was Jasmine's favourite colour.
After the service, the Church will be open until 10pm for members of the community to light candles, sign books of condolence, spend time in quiet reflection or simply be with friends and** **remember Jasmine and Olivia.
A 40 year old man has died after his car left the road on the A27 Shoreham bypass yesterday morning. The dead man has not been formally identified. The slip road was closed for some time while the police carried out extensive investigations, and motorists are being thanked for their patience.
Any witnesses to the accident are being asked to contact Sussex Police .
A road in Burgess Hill, Sussex, where two vans collided this morning remains closed.
The crash occurred just before 6.45am when two vans travelling in opposite directions collided on the A273, London Road, outside New Close Farm.
The men driving the vans, one aged 60 from Scaynes Hill, the other aged 48 and from Yorkshire, were taken by ambulance to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton with serious leg and body injuries.
The passenger in the van driven by the 60 year old, a 19-year-old man from Hailsham, was taken by air ambulance to Kings College Hospital in South London with serious leg and arm injuries. None of the injuries are assessed as life threatening.
We are investigating the cause of the collision and are asking anyone who saw what happened to call us on 101 quoting serial 215 of 6/8. You can also email us at email@example.com.
Police investigations at scene finished by 11.30am but the road between Burgess Hill and Hassocks will remain closed until later this afternoon while the highways authority cleans the road and ensure it is safe to be opened.
Diversions are in place meanwhile and both organisations appreciate the patience of drivers who will have been delayed as a result of the collision.