Teenager blinded in attack outside Hull's Brownies bar

A teenager has been blinded in one eye in an attack outside a bar in Hull.

The 19-year-old was walking away from a disturbance outside Brownies bar on Anlaby Road at 2315 GMT on Friday when he was struck from behind, police said.

He was knocked unconscious and treated at Hull Royal Infirmary for fractures to his cheekbone and eye socket.

He also lost the sight in his right eye and police are appealing for witnesses to the incident to contact them.

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