Fight breaks out in Erith leaving one man with head injuries
PUBLISHED: 15:19 23 October 2017
One man was taken to hospital
Police are investigating the circumstances around a fight which broke out in Erith on Saturday afternoon.
Officers and paramedics were sent to the brawl, which put one person in hospital.
A Met Police spokesperson said: “We were called at 4.55pm on Saturday to reports of a fight in Lochmere Close in Erith.
“London Ambulance Service attended and treated a man in his 30s for a head injury before he was taken to a south London hospital nearby.”
Police dismissed claims that a knife had been used in the incident.
A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called at 5pm on Saturday (21 October) to reports of an incident in Erith.
“We sent an ambulance crew and a paramedic in a fast response car to the scene.
“We treated a patient at the scene for a head wound before taking him to a major trauma centre as a priority.”