COUNTY NEWS: Car collides with house in Sussex town

Extensive damage was caused. Picture by Eddie Mitchell SUS-171231-134918001
Extensive damage was caused. Picture by Eddie Mitchell SUS-171231-134918001

A car ploughed into a house today (Sunday, December 31).

The accident happened at around noon.

Firefighters at the scene. Picture by Eddie Mitchell SUS-171231-134848001

Firefighters at the scene. Picture by Eddie Mitchell SUS-171231-134848001

Firefighters, police and other emergency services were called to the scene in Wilferforce Close, Pease Pottage, Crawley.

Sussex Police said they received reports that an elderly driver had driven into the property.