Man stabbed in chest in Derby street attack

Scene of stabbing on Lower Dale Road, Derby
Image caption Police put a cordon at the scene of the stabbing on Lower Dale Road in Derby

A 23-year-old man is in a critical condition in hospital after being stabbed in the chest in Derby.

The Burton on Trent man was taken to Royal Derby Hospital after being found on Lower Dale Road in the early hours of the morning, Derbyshire Police said.

The victim was taken to hospital by a passer-by and remains in a "critical but stable condition".

Anyone who has any information about the stabbing is asked to contact police on 101.

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