VIDEO: Man, 38, in life-threatening condition after serious assault in Fratton

A 38-year-old man is in a life-threatening condition after a serious assault in Fratton in the early hours of this morning.

Friday, 14th October 2016, 6:57 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 8:52 pm

A police cordon is in place in Fratton this morning, and police are divertinbg

Hampshire Police said that St Mary’s Road (from Woodlands Street), Fratton Road, Kingston Road and Lake Road are currently closed to both pedestrians and traffic.

A police statement on Facebook said: ‘The victim is currently in a life threatening condition at the Queen Alexandra Hospital in Cosham.

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‘We’d like to apologise for the inconvenience and thank people for their understanding while we carry out our investigation work.

‘We will update you once the roads are re-opened.’

More to follow.

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