Woman killed on A27 named

Woman was declared dead at the scene
Woman was declared dead at the scene

A woman pedestrian who died after being in collision with an Audi car on the A27 at Hammerpot on Friday evening (March 11) has been named.

She was Anna Iles, 66, of Ashurst Way, East Preston.

Emergency services were called to the scene near the Woodman Arms at 7.12pm. Sadly Mrs Iles was declared dead at the scene. The driver of the Audi, a 42-year-old man from Crowborough, was uninjured.

The road was closed in both directions, but the eastbound section was re-opened shortly after midnight. The westbound carriageway remain closed for several more hours while the collision was investigated.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to email collision.appeal@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call 101 quoting Operation Braemar.

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