Fan stabbed following Luton v Kidderminster game

A football fan has been stabbed and another taken to hospital after their coach was attacked.

The two men were among five busloads of supporters who had travelled to back Kidderminster Harriers in their non-league away fixture against Luton Town FC today.

Bedfordshire Police said that as the coaches queued in traffic about a mile from the Kenilworth Road ground an argument broke out between "local residents" and the Kidderminster supporters in the rear coach.Two Kidderminster fans are being treated in hospital for non life-threatening injuries.

Four local men have been arrested and a police presence remains in the area where the violence broke out in Dunstable Street near the Mansfield Road junction.

Police said the attackers did not appear to have any connection to Luton Town.

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