A DRIVER has been arrested on suspicion of murder after he allegedly mowed down and killed a man and left a second seriously injured. The suspec
A DRIVER has been arrested on suspicion of murder after he allegedly mowed down and killed a man and left a second seriously injured.
The suspect, 26, is accused of ploughing into the pair after a row next to a Marks and Spencer supermarket in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey.
Police have launched a murder probe after a driver allegedly mowed down two people – killing one[/caption]
The horror happened next to a Marks and Spencer supermarket in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey[/caption]
It’s alleged a man got into his white BMW after a row and drove into the men[/caption]
Surrey Police say they were called to reports of an altercation between a group of men at around 2.15pm on Thursday.
The force said one of the men got into his car, a white BMW, and reportedly drove into two others.
Despite the efforts of paramedics, a man in his 40s was pronounced dead at the scene.
A second man was airlifted to hospital but is expected to recover.
A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted murder, police said.
Officers confirmed they are not currently seeking anyone else in connection with the incident while they continue carrying out enquiries.
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Detective Chief Inspector Dave Springett said: “From our initial enquiries, it appears that an altercation has taken place, leading to a physical confrontation, which then resulted in one of the group getting into his car and driving at two of the other men.
“Tragically, this has resulted in the death of one man and left another seriously injured and our thoughts are with their family and friends at this extremely difficult time.”
Surrey Police have urged anyone with any information to come forward, quoting incident reference PR/P21083894.
A number of police cars swooped on the scene[/caption]
Initial investigations suggest a man got into his car and drove at two others[/caption]
Cops have cordoned off the area[/caption]
The incident happened earlier this afternoon[/caption]