Man seriously injured after being hit by van in Derry


A man has been seriously injured after being assaulted and hit by a van in Derry.

The incident occurred in Drumleck Gardens during the early hours of yesterday morning.

A 32 year old man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after he was assaulted and struck by a van at around 1.40 a.m.

The assailant then made off in the van.

Detective Inspector Conor McStravick said: “We would like to hear from anyone who was in the area or who may know the current whereabouts of the van, which is believed to be a blue Vauxhall. Detectives can be contacted by calling 101, quoting reference 225 26/05/19.”