A WOMAN was threatened by people in a vehicle as it passed her outside a school.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident in South Somerset.

It took place outside Stanchester Academy, in Stoke-sub-Hamdon, last Friday (September 8) between 2.30pm and 2.45pm.

A spokesperson for Avon and Somerset Police said the woman was threatened by the occupants of a dark coloured vehicle as it was driven past her.

The spokesperson added: "Anyone who witnessed the incident, or has information which could help our investigation into it, is asked to contact us.

"If you can help, please call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5223218474, or complete our online appeals form."