A MAN is in hospital with a serious head injury following an assault on the outskirts of Chester.
The 36-year-old victim, from Wirral, was found in a lay by on the A55 southerly bypass near Eccleston at about 5.10pm on Wednesday (September 7).
He is described as having a ‘significant head injury’ and has been transferred to Walton Hospital where he continues to receive treatment.
A man from Wrexham, also 36, has since been arrested on suspicion of assault. He remains in custody awaiting interview.
Any witnesses to the incident should contact Chester CID on 0845 458 0000, quoting incident 630 of September 7.