Man unconscious after being struck by piece of wood

PUBLISHED: 11:08 22 October 2015 | UPDATED: 12:39 22 October 2015

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A 62-year-old man was knocked unconscious and suffered serious head injuries after being beaten over the head with a piece of wood in Weston-super-Mare.

The victim was injured on October 15 at about 2am in Ashcombe Road.

Today (Thursday), Avon and Somerset Constabulary issued an appeal for witnesses to come forward as they look to find the man who committed the assault.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, or has any information which would help the police with their enquiries, is asked to call 101 and quote reference number 5215019187.

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