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Car ploughs into group of pedestrians on Canterbury High Street

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Original article from Kent Live

Police are appealing for witnesses after a crash in Canterbury high street.

Between 2am and 2.25am on Sunday (July 4), a blue Renault Clio reportedly crashed into a group of pedestrians.

This is said to have followed a verbal altercation near the junction with Guildhall Street.

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Five people sustained injuries, two of whom were taken to hospital as a precaution.

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A spokesman for Kent Police said: "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."

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