Danville Police searched for three people Monday who officers said tried to run a man down before beating him with hammers.
Police said that the attack happened Sunday night around 11:00 on Lexington Avenue.
According to investigators, Desmond Brock was driving when he tried to run over a pedestrian on the sidewalk.
Police said that when the man moved out of the way, the car went through a fence.
After the collision, officers said Brock, Darryl Whitley and Meagan Whitley jumped out of the car and began beating the victim with hammers.
According to police, the victim suffered a deep laceration to his face.