Man critical after Tallaght assault

Wednesday 01 January 2014 22.13
20-year-old man in critical condition after assault
20-year-old man in critical condition after assault

A 20-year-old man is in a critical condition after he was assaulted in Dublin early today.

The man was attacked at a pedestrian bridge at Priorsgate on Saint Dominic's Road in Tallaght at around 4am.

He was taken to the Adelaide & Meath Hospital in Tallaght and later transferred to Beaumount Hospital.

A 23-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman have been arrested.

Gardaí have appealed for anyone with information to contact Tallaght Garda Station on 01 6666000, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.