A woman had her toe broken when a car drove over her foot as violence broke out at a carnival.

The 34-year old pedestrian sustained a broken toe when the wheel of a car ran over her foot at Littlehampton Carnival at 5.25pm on Saturday.

Her 44-year-old friend also suffered injuries after being punched in the face.

A 73-year old Littlehampton man was arrested on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm, of driving without due care, and of failing to stop for a police officer and has been released on bail until August 1 while enquiries continue.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sussex Police via 101 or email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting serial 1041 of 12/7.


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