Truck driven deliberately at pedestrians in Manchester city centre

A truck driver deliberately drove at pedestrians in Manchester city centre last night.

Police have confirmed the incident was not a terror attack but believe the driver was targeting a pedestrian.

The red lorry struck one man during the incident on Well Street, next to The Printworks , shortly after 11.20pm.

The man made off from the scene in a BMW before officers arrived to the scene.

He was later found and was not suffering from any serious injuries.

The truck chased the man in the BMW for a short time and a window of the car was smashed.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting the reference number 2337 of 23/07/17 or alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

July 24th, 2017 by