BREAKING: Horsham man arrested after Cranleigh car collision

A MAN has been arrested after a 4X4 ploughed into a queue of people at a bus stop in Cranleigh High Street in the early hours of Saturday August 6.

The incident, which took place outside the Three Horseshoes public house around 12.30am, has left two men with ‘serious injuries’.

A 20-year-old man from Dunsfold was air lifted to St George’s Hospital in London where he remains in a ‘serious but stable condition’.

Another man, aged 21, from Cranleigh, is currently being treated for facial injuries at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford.

A 23-year-old man from Horsham was arrested on Sunday August 7, and has been released on police bail pending further enquiries.

He will return to Guildford police station on October 19.

Officers say they are continuing to appeal for information following the incident involving a dark-coloured Land Rover Discovery which was travelling south east along Cranleigh High Street prior to the collision.

The vehicle failed to stop and continued along Horsham Road.

Dan Chant, Investigating Officer Detective Constable, said: “This was a very serious incident which could have resulted in death.

“As it is, two men have been left with serious injuries from which they will take some time to fully recover. “I am appealing for anyone with any information, no matter how small, which could be relevant to help me progress this investigation.”

If you can help, please contact DC Chant at Guildford police station on 0845 125 2222, quoting crime reference WV/11/4359 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.