Telford assault leaves man in critical condition

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Image caption A 26-year-old man is due before magistrates

A man has been taken to hospital in a critical condition following an assault in Telford.

The 35-year-old victim was found with a serious injury to his head after police were called to the scene in Blakemore at about 21:10 BST on Saturday.

A 26-year-old man has been charged with wounding with intent and is due before magistrates later.

The victim is now in a stable condition at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.

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