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Overnight altercation in downtown Billings sends 1 to hospital

Posted at 4:09 AM, Sep 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-03 07:43:44-04

BILLINGS – An altercation in downtown Billings early Monday resulted in one man being taken to the hospital after he was struck by a vehicle.

Officers were sent to an area near Denny’s on 27 Street North at about 2:40 a.m. where they found a 23-year-old man who had been struck by a vehicle. The man was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police Sgt. Pat Curry said in a press release witnesses gave statements and descriptions which led to the arrests of three suspects.

Based on the statements, officers determined the victim was assaulted by a man in his mid to late 20s and then run over by a mid-size SUV driven by a 56-year-old man.

Curry said the investigation is ongoing. No other information was released.