At least eight people have been injured, including one seriously, after a horse and cart got loose at an country fair in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.
Suffolk Police said it appeared that several people had been run over at the town’s Nowton Park, with one person potentially in a critical condition.
The police said that up to another ten people may have been injured, many with back or abdominal injuries, and that they are appealing for witnesses.
The police said that the person most seriously injured was a woman thought to be in her forties. They added that she “is believed to have sustained life threatening injuries”, and has been taken to Addenbrookes Hospital in Cambridge.
Seven other injured people have been taken to the West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds.
Anyone who saw what happened is asked to call Suffolk Police on