Witnesses are being urged to come forward following a collision in Canterbury High Street.

Between 2am and 2.25am on Sunday 4 July 2021, a blue Renault Clio reportedly collided with a group of pedestrians following a verbal altercation near the junction with Guildhall Street.

Five people sustained injuries, including two who were taken to hospital as a precaution.

A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and drink driving. He remains in custody while enquiries continue.

Officers are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident and urge anyone who witnessed what happened, saw the car in the area, or who has CCTV or dashcam footage which may assist, to contact Kent Police on 01843 222289, quoting reference 46/116598/21.

You can also report anonymously to Crimestoppers in Kent by calling 0800 555 111 or using their online form.

By Ed

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