Man suffers head injury in Crawley brawl between taxi drivers

A man has suffered a head injury in a brawl between two taxi drivers.

Wednesday, 21st July 2021, 10:35 am

Police received reports of the fight between two men at the Tushmore roundabout in Crawley on Monday (July 19) at about 2.30pm.

A spokesman said: “Following an argument an altercation ensued in which one of the men suffered injuries to his arms and head and briefly lost consciousness.

“Both men then left the scene in their vehicles.”

A video of the brawl went viral on social media yesterday. Police said they are aware of footage of the incident and are asking the public not to speculate on the identities of the people involved while officers conduct their enquiries.

The spokesman added: “Anyone who witnessed the altercation, has dash-cam footage or any information which could help can report it online or by calling 101, quoting reference 1094 of 19/07.”

A Crawley Borough Council spokesman said: “We are investigating a complaint of a fight between two taxi drivers at Tushmore Roundabout yesterday afternoon.”