Man sustains back injuries in Catsfield crash

A MAN was taken to hospital with suspected back injuries following a crash in Catsfield this morning (Friday).

Two cars and a light goods vehicle were involved in the shunt on The Green, just outside the White Hart pub, at 8.15am.

An occupant of one of the cars was placed on a spinal board as a precaution and Battle firefighters helped paramedics to carefully remove him from the vehicle.

The scene was cleared by around 9.20am.