Thursday, January 20, 2022

Man, 70, found bleeding on road

NSW Police are seeking assistance from the public after a 70-year-old man was found with serious injuries on a roadway in Sydney’s south west yesterday.

Police say that at around 3.20pm on Wednesday, emergency services were called to the intersection of Calidore Street and Canterbury Road, Bankstown, where they found a man bleeding from a cut to his chin and with other facial injuries.

The 70-year-old was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in a serious condition.

“Officers attached to Bankstown Police Area Command commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident,” NSW Police said in a statement.

Police have described the man as being of Indian/Sub-continental appearance, about 170cm tall, of slim build, with short grey hair. At the time, he was wearing a grey shirt with a yellow high-viz vest, beige cargo pants and black shoes.

Anyone with dashcam from the area, or who may have witnessed the man prior to the incident, is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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