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PremierLeague-News.Com - The incident took place in Summer Street with five pedestrians struck, three of them suffering serious injuries
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Five pedestrians were hit after an alleged drink drive suspect ‘mounted a kerb’ in Worcestershire - with three taken to hospital with serious injuries. The horror incident took place in Summer Street, Redditch at around 10pm on Friday (May 14). West Mercia Police has said a black Peugeot Rapier travelling along Summer Street in Redditch ‘mounted the kerb colliding with several pedestrians’. There were five pedestrians involved and three of those were taken to hospital with serious injuries. The driver was arrested on suspicion of drink driving and dangerous driving, after being held by members of the public until police arrived. Read More Related Articles Police appeal after Kidderminster driver dies after crashing into tree Read More Related Articles Bomb scare closes road in village near Redditch for over two hours Now police are asking for witnesses to the incident and those with footage to come forward. A spokesman for the force said: “Officers in Redditch are appealing for witnesses and any available dash-cam footage after a collision on Friday (May 14) night. “Around 10pm a black Peugeot Rapier travelling along Summer Street in Redditch mounted the kerb colliding with several pedestrians. “The driver, a man in his 20s from Redditch was detained by members of the public at the scene and was then arrested by officers on suspicion of dangerous driving and drink driving. He remains in police custody this morning.
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The spokesperson continued: “Of the five pedestrians injured, three were seriously hurt and taken to hospital where they continue to be treated however their injuries are not thought to be life threatening at this time. “The road was closed for several hours while investigation work was carried out however it is now fully open. “If you have any information that can help our investigation or witnessed the collision then please contact us via our reporting page on our website or by calling 101 and quoting incident number 792i of 14 May 2021.”
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