Derby street attack victim 'seriously injured'

scene of assault in Wallbrook Road in Derby
Image caption The man was assaulted in Sunday afternoon on Wallbrook Road

A 43-year-old man has been seriously injured in an attack on a street in Derby.

The man, who has not been identified, was taken to Royal Derby Hospital with head injuries and later transferred to Nottingham's Queen's Medical Centre.

The attack happened on Wallbrook Road near the junction with Brunswick Street on Sunday afternoon.

Derbyshire Police have appealed to anyone with information about the attack to contact them.

"This is a very serious assault which has left the victim in hospital with a significant head injury, " the police spokesman said.

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