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Last Updated: Saturday, 1 September 2007, 15:54 GMT 16:54 UK
Driver dies in rail bridge crash
The bridge where the crash occurred
Police are investigating why the man's car crashed into the bridge
A driver has died in hospital after his car hit a railway bridge in East Sussex.

The 28-year-old man, from Surrey, was fatally injured in the crash in Mill Road, Patcham, to the north of Brighton, on Saturday.

He was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital but died of his injuries.

The crash happened at 0600 BST. Police said Mill Road was closed for six hours while railway engineers inspected the bridge for any damage.




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