Man injured during brawl at Doonside

Police are appealing for information after a man was injured durfing an altercation in Sydney’s west yesterday evening.

About 7pm (Sunday 30 May 2021), emergency services were called to Kildare Road, Doonside, after reports of a brawl.

A 42-year-old man was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Westmead Hospital where he received treatment for a laceration to the head.

Police have been told a group of men fled the scene in a silver coloured vehicle after striking the man’s head with an unknown object.

Items including a meat cleaver and metal pole were later seized by officers from Blacktown Police Area Command, who continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone with information is urged to call Blacktown Police on (02) 9671 9199 or Crime Stoppers.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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