A DRIVER has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after a collision in Eastbourne town centre today.

Officers were called to Station Street shortly after midday to reports of a collision involving a car and a pedestrian.

The pedestrian was taken to the Conquest Hospital in Hastings.

Her injuries are serious but not thought to be life-changing or life-threatening.

A man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of driving under the influence of a specified drug over a specified limit, and on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

He remains in police custody at this time.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact police.