Cleckheaton: Man critically injured in assault outside pub

A man is critically ill in hospital after he was assaulted outside a pub in West Yorkshire.

Police were called to The Marsh on Bradford Road, Cleckheaton, at about 19:20 GMT on Sunday.

A man in his 40s was taken to hospital where he is said to be in a critical condition.

Three people were arrested in connection with the incident and are in custody, a spokesman for West Yorkshire Police said.

Anyone with information about the assault, or who may have witnessed the events leading up to it, is asked to contact them.

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