As a brutal high-street hammer brawl erupts, an air ambulance is dispatched to Leyton.
After reports of a horrific high-street battle in the neighborhood, emergency services are responding to an incident in Leyton.
According to sources, the A112 High Road Leyton is currently closed near Leyton Park Rd and Coronation Gardens due to a police incident. Police are investigating allegations of two males fighting, one of whom is armed with a hammer.
At this time, Waltham Forest police have verified that no arrests have been made.
One male was found with a head injury and sent to the hospital; however, his status is unknown.
“Something awful has happened in Leyton,” one witness said alongside a photo of an air ambulance on the scene.
“Never seen anything like it, everyone stunned,” the observer said.
At 17:49 today, police were dispatched to the location near Leyton High Street.
While investigations continue, the location is being treated as a crime scene.
Witnesses and anyone with information on the incident should call 101 and give the following reference: CAD 5515/31 August CAD 5515/31 August CAD 5515/31 August CAD