Woman discovered seriously injured in Leicester road

A woman in her 20s has been found lying in a Leicester road with serious injuries, leading to a police inquiry.

Leicestershire Police said the woman was recovering in hospital after suffering a broken shoulder, fractured skull and broken ribs.

Officers were called to Holy Bones near Vaughan Way on Thursday evening where they found the injured woman.

She was taken to the Leicester Royal Infirmary where she is in a stable condition.

Sgt Craig Boswell said: "We are carrying out a number of inquiries regarding this incident and how this woman sustained her injuries.

"We would like to appeal to anyone who may have been in the area and witnessed anything in connection with this incident to please get in touch with police urgently."

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