Two people died and a child was seriously injured after a family was hit by a car.
Five pedestrians, who are all linked, were outside a multi-storey car park in Ramsgate, Kentwhen they were hit by a black Alfa Romeo, police said.
An 80-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman died shortly after Wednesday night’s incident, while a primary school-aged girl was taken to a London hospital for treatment neat.
A man in his 40s and a young boy were also slightly injured.
A 30-year-old Ramsgate man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by reckless driving and leaving the scene of a collision.
He is receiving hospital treatment for minor injuries.
Investigations into the incident are still being conducted by officers.
Witnesses, local businesses with CCTV and drivers with relevant dash cam footage were asked to contact Kent Police on 01622 798538 quoting DS/DGC/090/22.