TWO young e-scooter riders are being treated in hospital for "significant injuries" following a collision involving a car.

The driver of the car failed to stop after the incident in Sherborne Road, Yeovil in the early hours of this morning (Friday, October 1).

The two men injured in the collision at 12.34am are both in their 20s.

An Avon and Somerset Police spokesperson said a man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with the incident and enquiries are ongoing.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision, particularly if they hold dash cam footage.

If you can help, call 101 and give the call handler the reference 5221228605.

Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or via the independent charity's online form.