Police are investigating a serious assault on a man in Basildon last night, Tuesday February 11, and are appealing for witnesses.
Officers were called at 11.30pm to reports that a man was seriously injured outside a pub on Whitmore Way.
The victim, a man in his 40s, was involved in an altercation with a group of men.
One of the men then punched him and he fell unconscious to the floor, hitting his head.
The man was taken to hospital and remains in a serious but stable condition.
who witnessed the incident, or has any information, is asked to
contact Basildon CID on 101, quoting reference
Information can also be given anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or visiting crimestoppers-uk.org