London BLOODBATH: Man killed after huge street brawl in Battersea

A MAN has died after a street brawl at a housing estate in Battersea, south west London.

Police and paramedics rushed to Charlotte Despard Avenue at 5.30pm this evening following reports of a group of men fighting.

The victim, believed to be in his 40s, was the only person still at the scene when police arrived, Scotland Yard said.

Despite the efforts of medics, the man was pronounced dead at 6.15pm.

A police cordon is in place around the scene of the brutal attack as officers work to establish the identity of the victim.

The Metropolitan Police said: ”All other suspects had fled the scene prior to police arrival.

“A crime scene and cordons have been established.

“At this early stage officers from South West Command Unit investigate.”

More to follow…