Man in critical condition following alleged assault

By Hayden Moore

A MAN in his early twenties is in a critical condition in Tallaght Hospital following an alleged assault on the Blessington Road yesterday evening.

The incident occurred on Tuesday (March 12) at around 6pm, with a man receiving serious head injuries.

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In a statement to The Echo today, a Garda spokesperson said: “Gardaí are investigating a serious assault that occurred on the Blessington Road, Tallaght, Dublin 24.

“A man in his early 20s was assaulted at a premises and received serious head injuries.

“He was treated at scene by DFB and brought to Tallaght Hospital where he remains in critical condition.”

Investigations surrounding the assault are ongoing.

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