Armed police are at the scene of a crash after a car reportedly smashed into several people after Eid prayers in Newcastle.
Emergency services were scrambled to the site of the collision on Westgate Road near Westgate Community College this morning.
Reports on social media claim people who were hit were celebrating Eid, although this remains unconfirmed.
The North East ambulance service have confirmed they are dealing with pedestrians who have been involved in a collision with a car.
More to follow…