At around 1.25am this morning (Saturday 4 December), police were called to a report that a man had been hit by a car on Bolton Street, Ramsbottom.
Officers attended and initial enquiries have established that just before the collision, the victim, a 25-year-old man, was involved in an altercation in the street with three other males resulting in a passing car, a blue Ford Fiesta, colliding with the victim causing serious injuries.
Three men, two aged 25 and a 28-year-old, were all arrested at the scene on suspicion of assault and a 28-year-old man was also arrested on suspicion of drug driving offences and causing serious injury by dangerous driving. All remain in custody for questioning.
Anyone with information, or who may have witnessed this incident/may have dash cam footage, is asked to contact Bury CID on 68001 quoting log 2867 of the 4th December 2021.