Lingfield Racecourse crash: Car driven into pedestrians leaving UB40 concert


Police are appealing for witnesses after three people were taken to hospital with injuries following a car driving into a crowd leaving the sell-out concert at Lingfield Park Resort

Three people are in hospital after a car was driven into pedestrians leaving a UB40 concert at a racecourse.

Surrey Police was called shortly before 11pm on Saturday to reports a car had hit people near the Lingfield Park Resort, which hosted the sell-out show after the day’s races.

The injuries are not considered to be life-threatening, no arrests have been made and the incident is not being treated as terror-related.

Chief Inspector Dan Gutierrez said: “We would like to reassure the public that this incident is not believed to be terror-related.

“We know that there were thousands of people in attendance at this event and we are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed anything or have any dashcam footage of the lead up to the collision to get in contact with us.”

Surrey police tweeted: “Did you witness a collision last night at #Lingfield racecourse?

“Three pedestrians have been taken to hospital after a car drove into a crowd around 11pm.