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Man seriously injured in Tuam assault

Gardaí are investigating a serious assault on a man that occurred in the early hours of this morning (Sunday, July 11) at Foster Place in Tuam,

The man, aged in his 40s, was assaulted at approximately 12.05am and received a number of injuries.

He was taken to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin where he is currently being treated for serious injuries.

A Garda spokesperson confirmed that no arrests have been made at this time and investigations are ongoing.

Gardaí in Tuam are appealing for any witnesses to this assault to come forward.

Gardaí are also appealing to any road users (who may have camera footage) that were travelling in the Tuam town and Foster Place area between the hours of 11.50pm on Saturday 10th July and 12:15am on Sunday 11th July, to make this footage available to Gardaí.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Tuam Garda Station on 093 70840, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.