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Young man in serious condition hospital after Donegal assault

NewsBy Neil Fetherston
Young man in serious condition hospital after Donegal assault

A young man in serious condition hospital after he was set upon by another man in Donegal in the early hours of this morning.

The man, who is in his early 20s, was attacked close to the Port Roundabout at 3am

He was rushed to nearby Letterkenny University Hospital where it in understood hat while his condition is serious, it is not life-threatening. 

A spokesman for the Garda Press Office said they are seeking any witnesses to the assault. 

"Gardaí in Letterkenny are investigating an assault on Ramelton Rd at approximately 3am this morning. A male in his 20's was taken to Letterkenny Hospital with injuries described as serious but not life threatening following an altercation with a another male. 

"Investigation ongoing and witnesses asked to contact Letterkenny Garda Station on 074-9167100."