arrested after man suffers serious head injury in Highbridge assault
arrested two people after a man was air-lifted to hospital on Sunday
night following a serious assault in Highbridge.
was allegedly struck with a golf club by an attacker in Morland
Road at around 6.30pm.
and ambulance crews were called to the scene, pictured here, and
the injured man was rushed to a nearby air ambulance.
spokesman Wayne Baker told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We were called
to reports of a disturbance in Morland Road, Highbridge last night
at about 6.30pm."
"One man received a serious head injury and was taken to hospital
by air ambulance. Two men have been arrested in connection with
Dorset and Somerset air ambulance landed in the car park of nearby
King Alfred School, as pictured below, and took off at 8.15pm with
the patient onboard.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com that the man was lying in the road near
the junction with North Avenue, which was sealed off by Police for
several hours as the investigation got underway.
Road resident, who asked to remain anonymous, told Burnham-On-Sea.com
that everyone was in "complete shock" by the nature of
the incident. Anyone
with information should contact Burnham Police on 101.