Police were called at 3.22am today [22/7] following reports of an altercation between two groups on Fore Street, Tiverton.
While police were in attendance, one group have left in a blue Honda. The vehicle returned a short time later and was in collision with five members of the second group before leaving the scene.
Emergency services attended the scene. A number of the second group sustained injuries of which some were serious.
Following searches of the area, a burnt out vehicle, believed to be linked to the incident was located.
A 19-year-old man and a 24-year-old man were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. They remain in police custody.
Police are treating this as an isolated incident and it is not being linked to any wider matters.
Anyone who witnessed the incident and anyone with information is asked to contact police on [email protected] or call 101 quoting Log 189 of 22 July.
Source:: Devon and Cornwall Police News