THIS was the scene after a crash in Eastbourne.

The driver was arrested, lost their vehicle, and will now appear in court.

Police say it could have been worse.

Here’s Eastbourne Police: “On the evening of Thursday 5th August officers responded to several road traffic collisions in Eastbourne.

This picture shows the damage collisions can cause; fortunately this driver suffered no injuries but was arrested, lost their vehicle, and will now appear in court – it could have been much much worse!

#Eastbourne Police continue to conduct roads safety patrols and checks all year round.

All your reports help to direct these activities in areas that have seen an increase in driving/road offences.

Communities in Sussex can also text officers on 65999 with the details of people they suspect of drink or drug-driving, or visit the Operation Crackdown website. You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or report it online. If you know someone is driving while over the limit or after taking drugs, call 999.”