'It's like a terrorist attack in Essex': Actor films aftermath of a mass brawl between 60 people outside TOWIE hangout Sugar Hut.
Three people were run over by a car outside the Sugar Hut nightclub in Essex
Police say up to 60 people were involved in mass street brawl in the early hours
Two men and a woman knocked down and two in hospital with serious injuries
By Amie Gordon For Mailonline
Published: 09:49, 2 April 2017 | Updated: 17:12, 2 April 2017
Witnesses described chaotic scenes outside a nightclub resembling a 'terrorist attack' as around 60 revellers clashed in the streets and three were injured in a hit and run.
Two people were taken to hospital with serious injuries after they were hit by a car which then sped away from the scene outside the Sugar Hut nightclub in Brentwood High Street, Essex around 3am this morning.
Actor Nick Nevern filmed the pandemonium and described how dozens of people ran for their lives as a car mowed down people in the street during the mass brawl.
Actor Nick Nevern witnessed the scene outside the celebrity haunt, telling his 34,000 Twitter followers there were 'scary scenes'
Some 60 people were involved in the fight in Brentwood High Street in the early hours
Police said the car then drove away from the scene following the incident in the early hours on Sunday.
Nick Nevern tweeted: 'Wanna wish everyone who suffered injury outside the @sugarhut tonight the best of wishes... truly scary scene.
Nick Nevern described the scenes as reminiscent of a 'terrorist attack'
Brentwood High Street was closed off this morning as officers launched an investigation and nightclub owner Mick Norcross told Essex Live there was an 'ongoing police incident'.
The Sugar Hut was made famous after it regularly featured in the ITVBe reality show, The Only Way Is Essex.
Mr Nevern, who has appeared in films including Adulthood and TV shows The Bill and Eastenders, said: 'People can't handle the Sugar Hut.
'Okay guys, basically what's happened is there was there was a massive fight and a car has just driven through 20 people, mowing people down.
'This has turned into some sort of terrorist attack. This guy asked for a picture with me and they beat him.
'We've come out the Sugar Hut and two rival factions were fighting.
'Out of nowhere a car literally just drive through the whole group of them he then turned around and then literally ploughed through them all again.
'He went through them once and then turned around and went through them again.'
Shocking scenes outside Sugar Hut after 'hit and run' incident
Shocking Snapchat stills from the scene show dozens of people fighting in the street
Men can be seen running across the road, launching punches at one another
One man was lying on the floor, as actor Nick Nevern narrated the shocking sequence of events
The Sugar Hut was made famous after it was regularly featured in the ITVBe reality show, The Only Way Is Essex - but there were violent scenes outside the venue in the early hours
There were traces of blood on the road outside the Sugar Hut this morning, as a police investigation got underway
John Rolfe, who runs Brentwood sightseeing company, Towiepedia, said: 'There were about 100 people standing around.
'I don't really know what started the fighting but a fight broke out which escalated into I should think about 50 or 60 people were involved at one point.
'Two or three people look as if they were quite badly hurt during that time I was one guy went down and he looked as if he was unconscious and got dragged off the street.'
An employee at a nearby off licence, Kathirgamapillcie Anpalagan, 37, told Essex Live: 'I came down to open up at 8 and it was all sealed off.
'I asked and apparently some people are seriously injured. It was all closed.
'It was something from last night outside the sugar hut- a big fight I think.
'I've been here three years and we've never had anything like this. It's very shocking to me.'
As a massive police operation got underway this morning, witnesses reported seeing up to 60 people involved in a brawl outside the bar
Brentwood High Street was closed off this morning as officers (pictured outside the club) launched an investigation. Owner Mick Norcross said there was an 'ongoing police incident'
Shocked witnesses took to social media to share their horror following the hit and run
The Sugar Hut was made famous after it was regularly featured in the ITVBe reality show, The Only Way Is Essex
A police spokesman added: 'We received calls about a fight between a large group of people outside the Sugar Hut night club.
'Two men and one woman were then struck by a vehicle, which drove away from the scene.
'They have all been taken to hospital, two with serious injuries.'
Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed or filmed the incident on their phones to get in contact with Brentwood CID on 101.
It is not clear if those involved had been to or had any direct connection with the Club itself. MailOnline has approached the club for comment.