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Pedestrian, car and cyclist involved in serious accident at Tushmore roundabout

Gridlock around the area as a serious collision is dealt with.

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A serious incident at Tushmore Roundabout has closed parts of Crawley Avenue.

Police have confirmed it involved a pedestrian, cyclist and a car.  Emergency services were called at around 8:30am this morning

Multiple ambulances, police and even fire crews are in attendance.  A Fiat 500 was badly damaged and sat on the roundabout.

Visibly shocked and upset witnesses were taken inside the Crowne Plaza as investigators arrived on scene.

Emergency services erected a blue cover around the incident as six other cars were left at side of the road.

Update: Pedestrian killed and child in serious condition after collision at Tushmore Roundabout

Sergeant Dan Eaton said:

“Anyone who saw what happened is asked to contact us online quoting Operation Rosslare.”

The roads have been extremely wet this morning with plenty of rain fall making driving conditions extremely dangerous.

The A2011 (Crawley Avenue) has been closed eastbound from the Ifield Roundabout and there is serious traffic queues west bound.

Many people have commented on social media about how dangerous this particular roundabout is with one saying: “Only a matter of time before someone was hurt here.”

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Snuggle up in style as Crawley Ice Rink launches new offers for parents and students

If you haven’t yet had a chance to get down to the Bigger and Better Crawley Ice Rink then now’s the time to do so with some fantastic new offers.

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The ice rink, located in Goffs Park, is already attracting a lot of attention and rightly so.

With it’s huge rink and cosy café it is perfect for all the family.

The new large rink can accommodate more skaters than ever before.

And now they have some fantastic offers for parents.

During off peak days it is half price for parent and toddlers (provided they can fit into a size 8 boot of course).

What’s more, there are penguin and panda aids that can be rented to help the little ones around the rink.

NOT ONLY THAT

But now students can get at the rink for only £4.75 at either the 12:30pm or the 1:45pm session (term time only) – but do remember to bring your student/college id with you.

And while the younger ones are out enjoying the ice, you can snuggle up in the café and choose one of their very scrumptious delights.

You can find out more information at their website by clicking here.

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