Northern Ireland

Man found critically injured at Upper Knockbreda Road, Belfast

A man in his 20s is in a critical condition in hospital after being found at Upper Knockbreda Road in east Belfast.

Police are trying to establish how the man sustained serious head injuries.

The ambulance service received a report of the man lying close to the junction with the Cregagh Road at about 01:30 BST.

Police were told he got out of a taxi close to the Braniel estate.

They are keen to hear from anyone who saw him on foot between 00:30 and 1:30 BST.