FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) — Seven people were transported to the hospital after a massive brawl involving rival motorcycle clubs on Pleasant Street in Fall River, according to police.
Police responded about 12:25 p.m. on Saturday for reports of a large fight involving weapons. Officers found more than 50 people were involved, including seven men who had been stabbed.
“There were some significant injuries mostly consisting of lacerations, punctures blunt force trauma stuff. Things you would expect to see in a brawl,” Capt. Bardon Castro told 12 News.
Four people were transported to Rhode Island Hospital, and the other three victims were taken to Charlton Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Fall River police detectives are currently investigating the fight by conducting interviews and reviewing surveillance.
“We’re still poring over video,” Castro said. “It was a large number of people. We are assuming many of participants came from out of town.”
When asked about the motorcycle groups gathering on Pleasant Street, Castro said “it’s a known clubhouse for one of the groups.”
No arrests have been made at this time.
This is a Breaking News story and will be updated when more information becomes available.