Arrests After Car Strikes 3 People

11 February 2017, 11:57

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Three people have been struck by a car at the Festival Leisure Park in Basildon.

Police were called to reports of an altercation between two groups of people at around 5.10am.

The suspects then got into a silver Vauxhall Antara before driving into them.

Three men, all in their early 20s, are currently in hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

A 16 year-old boy and a 50 year-old man, from South Ockendon, have been arrested for attempted murder and are assisting police with their enquiries.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information about it is asked to Basildon CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.