Man injured in fight at Formby pub dies

A man has died after he was injured in a fight at a Merseyside pub at the weekend.

Police were called to the Freshfield Hotel on Massams Lane in Formby at about 2200 BST on Saturday night.

A 42-year-old man was taken to Southport General Hospital to be treated for his injuries but died on Thursday morning.

Detectives are appealing to anyone who was in the pub at the time and witnessed the incident to contact them.

A post-mortem examination is due to take place to establish the cause of his death.

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