TWO men were taken to hospital with facial injuries following an altercation outside Basingstoke railway station at the weekend.

The incident took place near the taxi rank at around 10.45pm on Saturday, June 5.

It was reported that a group of males approached another group of people and a fight then took place.

A 35-year-old man and a 36-year-old man, both from Basingstoke, sustained facial cuts which required treatment at hospital.

However, police have said that no arrests have been made.

Hampshire Constabulary is investigating the circumstances of this incident, and officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

A spokesperson said: "We believe there were a lot of people in that area at the time. Were you near the taxi rank that night and saw what happened? Or do you have any other information that will help our enquiries?

"Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting the reference number 44210219911."