Three males arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after police called to reports of hare coursing

Three males were arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and failing to stop after a road traffic collision.

Tuesday, 3rd January 2017, 3:44 pm
Updated Monday, 9th January 2017, 1:13 pm
Thorpe Wood Police Station in Peterborough

It followed a call to police at 8.53am yesterday (Sunday, January 2) about hare coursing at Thorney Dyke.

While police were at the scene there was a collision involving a Subaru Impreza and a Vauxhall Astra.

Three people aged 17, 18 and 42 have now been arrested and bailed to return to Thorpe Wood Police Station on January 25.

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The East of England Ambulance Service was called at 9.38am to the incident after reports of a road traffic collision.

An ambulance crew was sent to the scene to help a man in his 30s.

A spokesman for the service said the patient was assessed but did not require transport to hospital.