Up to 40 people – some armed with bats and poles – were allegedly involved in a brawl on a residential Queensland street.
Up to 40 people - some armed with bats and poles - were allegedly involved in a brawl on a residential Queensland street.
Police said multiple people were injured in the fight that broke out on Daw Road, Runcorn, about 10.30 last night.
A 36-year-old suffered serious injuries to his head, neck and hand, with police administering first aid before paramedics arrived.
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Eight men, including the 36-year-old, were taken to hospital with varying injuries.
Police said a group of men tried to drive away from the scene in a Nissan X-trail, but were intercepted by a dog squad on Nathan Street.
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Seven men aged between 22 and 38 were taken into custody.
An eighth man was eventually located and arrested on Cactus Street.
All men have since been released while investigations continue.
Source: 9News https://www.9news.com.au/national/queensland-brawl-eight-injured-after-40-person-fight-breaks-out-in-runcorn/38047929-be6e-4d54-a0fc-10408f8b9d3f