Man found lying on the floor in Dundee taken to hospital with serious head injury

The junction of Mains Road and Byane Square, where the man was found

A man is in hospital with a serious head injury after being found lying on a Dundee street.

A 67 year old male was found by a member of the public at 11pm last night, lying on the road at the junction of Mains Road and Bayne Square, in the Hilltown area of Dundee.

He had sustained a serious head injury and remains in hospital as a result of this. Whilst there are no apparent suspicious circumstances, the injury remains unexplained at this time.

A police statement said: “Witnesses are urgently sought to the incident, particularly a taxi driver who had to manoeuvre his vehicle around the injured male, along with the driver of another, saloon-type vehicle (possibly a red Audi), and four men who assisted the injured person into a nearby house.

“If you have any information which could assist our enquiries, please call 101 or speak to any Police officer.

“Alternatively, information can be passe anonymously through Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111. Our reference is incident number 663 of 2nd January.”