The PSNI in Derry are appealing for witnesses to an incident in Drumleck Gardens area of Derry in the early hours of Saturday morning last.

A 32 year old man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after he was assaulted and struck by a van at around 1.40am.

The assailant then made off in the van.

Detective Inspector Conor McStravick said: “We would like to hear from anyone who was in the area or who may know the current whereabouts of the van, which is believed to be a blue Vauxhall. Detectives can be contacted by calling 101, quoting reference 225 26/05/19.”

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