The Antwerp public prosecutor's office has confirmed the news.
There is as yet no trace of the youngsters involved in the incident that happened on the Noorderlaan at around 5am this morning.
He victim, a man in his twenties, faced a group of ten other youngsters. What they rowed about is not yet clear.
Paul Van Tigchelt of the Antwerp public prosecutor's office: "We got a call. When the police arrived, the young man was lying on the ground. The victim had suffered several violent blows. The culprits drove over him when he was lying on the ground: once forward and then back again."
Federal and local police are now investigating the matter.