Man 'critical' after Wallsend Metro station attack
A man is in a critical condition after receiving life threatening head injuries in an attack at a metro station in North Tyneside.
Northumbria Police received reports of a serious assault at about 20:00 GMT on Sunday, at Wallsend Metro station.
The man was taken to Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary where he was said to be in a critical condition.
Two men are assisting police with their inquiries. Anyone with any information is asked to contact Northumbria Police.