Two arrests after man seriously injured in Lancaster


December 10, 2019

Two men from Morecambe have been arrested after a man was found with serious injuries in Lancaster.
It was reported to police that the man, 48, had fallen from a moving Land Rover car in Bulk Road before being involved in a collision with a second vehicle.
The man suffered a broken jaw, fractured eye socket, facial injuries and a broken ankle, and was taken to hospital. 
Following further enquiries, detectives believe he could have been assaulted.
Police are now appealing for witnesses and urging anyone with information to come forward.
Det Insp Andy Ellis, of Lancaster CID, said: “At this time we are keeping an open mind and exploring both possibilities, with officers conducting a number of enquiries to establish exactly what has happened.
“Did you see or hear anything in Bulk Road around 11pm on Sunday? If you have any information which can assist our enquiries, please come forward.”
Anyone with information can contact police on 101 quoting log 0019 of December 9 or call independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Two men, aged 40 and 39, were arrested on suspicion of assault and are in custody.