Man dies in hit and run incident
A man has died in a suspected hit and run incident, police said.
Police and paramedics attended the A273 London Road in Hassocks, West Sussex, at 4.37am to reports of a male lying in the road.
Sussex Police said the man was found to be dead while debris from a collision with a vehicle was found at the scene.
A hit and run fatal collision investigation has been launched and police are appealing for anyone who was in the area at the time and saw a vehicle with collision damage, or someone examining their vehicle, to contact them on 0845 6070999, quoting Operation Primary.
The road remains closed and is likely to remain so for most of Saturday morning.