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A woman arrested after six people were injured after being hit by a car in Newcastle has been released on bail pending further investigations.
Police are continuing enquiries into the collision behind Westgate Community College on Sunday morning. The 42-year-old local woman arrested by police has now been released.
Of the six people injured during the incident four remain in hospital receiving treatment for various injuries.
Police say extra officers remain out on the streets to reassure the public.
Imam Abdul Basith, from Newcastle Central Mosque, says those who attend the mosque in the west end "live like a family" and therefore wanted to pray for those injured after a car crashed into Muslims attending an Eid event in Newcastle on Sunday.
The Imam says their thoughts are with those affected by the crash.
Police have shed further light on the crash, which took place in Newcastle while people were celebrating Eid.Read the full story ›
Imam Abdul Basith, from Newcastle Central Mosque, says the crash in Newcastle's West End has left people "shocked and saddened".
A car car crashed into Muslims attending Eid in Newcastle, injuring three adults and three children.
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A car has crashed into Muslims attending Eid in Newcastle, injuring three adults and three children. Here's what we know so far:Read the full story ›
This is the scene at Westgate Community College in Newcastle following a collision between a vehicle and six pedestrians, three of whom are children.
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