Man found unconscious on Birkenhead street

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of assault after a man was found unconscious on a street in Merseyside.

Merseyside Police said they were called to Argyle Street in Birkenhead at about 07:00 GMT where a man was found lying on the ground outside a flat.

He was treated by paramedics and having regained consciousness was taken to hospital with superficial injuries.

A 36-year-old man and a 41-year-old man were arrested in a nearby flat on suspicion of assault.

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