A man is in a critical condition this morning after an attack in Barnsley.
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The 28-year-old was assaulted in Coniston Road, close to Barnsley’s Oakwell stadium, just after 6pm yesterday.
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He was taken to hospital with a serious head injury, where he remains this morning in a critical condition.
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A police cordon is in place and officers and detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the attack.
No arrests have yet been made.
Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 786 of October 16.