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Three arrested after teenager hit by car in Gravesend

A man from Gravesend has been charged after allegedly ‘intentionally running over’ a teenage boy.

Cameron O’Brien of Shamrock Road, Gravesend, was arrested on May 6 in connection with the incident, which took place within the Waterton Avenue and Mark Lane area on the evening of April 25.

The 24-year-old has since been charged with grievous bodily harm with intent and causing serious injury by dangerous driving after the teenage boy suffered a serious leg injury.

He has been remanded in custody and is due to attend Medway Magistrates’ Court on May 7.

Two 16-year-old boys from Gravesend have also been arrested in connection with the incident. They have since been released on bail, pending further investigation.

Anyone with information which may assist this investigation is asked to call Kent Police on 01474 366149 quoting reference 46/69267/21.