Police investigation continues after man found unconscious in street

A man who was found unconscious in a South Tyneside street is improving in hospital as police continue to investigate how he sustained his injuries.

Thursday, 11th October 2018, 12:08 pm
Updated Thursday, 11th October 2018, 12:13 pm
A man is in a stable condition in hospital after he was found on Grange Road West in Jarrow with serious injuries.

The road was cordoned off as officers carried out a search of the area and the man was taken to hospital.

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An investigation into the incident is ongoing and police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

A Northumbria Police spokesman said: "Inquiries are still ongoing and anyone who might have witnessed the incident is asked to call 101 quoting log number 139 26/09/18."