A Lancing man who was driving a van which left the road and crashed into a tree, killing one of the passengers, has been jailed for six years.
32-year-old Michael Everson, who's unemployed, and of Gravelly Crescent, was sentenced after appearing at Chichester Crown Court on Tuesday.
Everson was banned from driving for six years.
Everson had been at the wheel of a red Vauxhall Movano van shortly before 1am on Saturday, June 13, last year when it left the road in Offington Avenue in Salvington, Worthing, and struck a tree near its junction with Offington Drive.
Passenger Samuel Frost died at the scene.
Everson fled the scene on foot but was traced and arrested.
Work is underway to lay the foundations of the south coast's first offshore wind farm.
The Rampion array will have 116 turbines, each 140 metres tall.
The wind farm is being built 13 kilometres out, between Brighton and Lancing.
It's due to begin generating electricity in two years time.
ITV Meridian spoke to E.ON Development Manager, Chris Tomlinson.
A body found trapped in the rock groynes at Beach Green in Lancing is believed to be a missing pensioner from Sussex.
Although the body has not been formally identified, police believe it's missing Sompting woman Jill Barnes.
Jill was last seen at her home in Western Road on Monday night. An extensive search of the area was carried out by police, the police helicopter, coastguard, the fire brigade and search volunteers.
Due to the high tide and its position, emergency services were unable to remove Jill's body when it was found yesterday morning but they worked in difficult weather conditions at low tide to recover her.
Police are not treating her death as suspicious and the coroner's officer is dealing with it.
A body has been found trapped in the rock groynes at Beach Green in Lancing.
Police say due to the high tide and its position, emergency services have been unable to remove it.
The body has been secured and emergency services will attempt to recover it this afternoon.
The body has not been identified. However police are not treating it as suspicious.
The coroner's officer has been notified.
Police are searching for a15-year-old girl has gone missing from St Leonards-on-Sea.
Jadine Hobden was last seen at Lancing Railway Station on Wednesday evening.
She's described as white and five foot tall, with long brown hair and blue eyes.
When she disappeaed she was wearing a light blue Adidas jumper with black leggings and blue Nike trainers.
A 15-year-old girl has gone missing from St Leonards-on-Sea.
Jaadine Hobden was last seen at 9.25pm at Lancing Railway Station on Wednesday.
She is described as:
- medium build
- long wavy brown hair
- blue eyes
- she was wearing a light blue Adidas jumper with black leggings, a black coat and navy blue Nike trainers
Anyone with information should email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 101 quoting serial 1276 of 18/11.
An elderly woman driver has suffered potentially serious injuries after her car collided with an ambulance in Lancing. The ambulance was on blue lights transporting a patient to hospital when the crash happened at the junction of Western Road with the A259 Brighton Road. The crew and patient were unhurt.
Police are currently at the scene and have closed Western Road southbound and the eastbound carriageway of Brighton Road from Seamill Park Avenue, Lancing. Motorists are advised to avoid the area for the time being.
Thousands of people observed a minute's silence today just after 1.20pm, exactly a week after a Hawker Hunter jet performing at the Shoreham Airshow crashed on the A27 in Sussex - causing the deaths of 11 people.
Local residents joined the families and friends of the victims, along with members of the emergency services, on the wooden bridge which has become a shrine of floral tributes to those who died. Richard Slee reports.
Other tributes have taken place today to remember all the victims of the air crash, including a balloon release by the friends of personal trainer Matt Jones at Littlehampton.
There was also a minute's silence at Shoreham FC ahead of a match, in memory of Worthing United FC players Matthew Grimstone and Jacob Schilt and the other people who lost their lives.
People have gathered in Lancing in Sussex to observe a minute's silence in memory of those killed in the Shoreham air crash.
Police and social services are concerned for the welfare of a 15-year old girl who has not been seen since she left her address in Lancing on Tuesday (21 April).
Jayleigh White is described as white, 5'1" and of medium build with very long blonde hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black blazer, black leggings, and orange/white/black trainers, and was carrying a beige bag containing a green parka jacket.
She is currently believed to be in the Brighton area.
Anyone who sees Jayleigh or knows where she may be is asked contact police via email@example.com or call 101, quoting 1729 of 21/4.