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East Sussex ranked 61 of 78 counties.

Serious and fatal crashes in the county increased by 8% between 2010-12 and 2013-15, with road safety performance falling behind Britain as a whole.

Unless improved, East Sussex will fail to meet international targets to halve road deaths within a decade.

Persistently higher risk roads

A21

From A2100 (The Ridge West) bridge to junction with A259 in Hastings

15 serious crashes between 2013 and 2015

0 fatal

A259

From junction with A2036 at Glyne Gap to junction with Mill Lane just south of Guestling

28 serious crashes between 2013 and 2015

3 fatal

A21

From junction with A229 (Merriments Lane) to A2100 (The Ridge West) bridge

25 serious crashes between 2013 and 2015

4 fatal

A269

From junction with A271 (Boreham Hill) to junction with A259 in Bexhill

10 serious crashes between 2013 and 2015

0 fatal

Number of crashes

Total

6,488
5,106 Slight

0.0%

1,323 Serious

9.8%

59 Fatal

18.1%

Cost of crashes

£90m

Annual total

(average)

£110

Per resident

(average)

Risk rating

  • Low risk roads
  • Low-medium risk roads
  • Medium risk roads
  • Medium-high risk roads
  • High risk roads
  • Motorway
  • Single and dual carriageway
  • Unrated roads
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