Man taken to hospital after being assaulted on town street

Emergency services were called to Grieve Road, Greenock, at around 4pm on Monday.

Man taken to hospital with ‘serious’ injuries after being assaulted on Greenock street © Google Maps 2023

A man was taken to hospital after being assaulted on a street in Greenock.

Police were called to the Greive Road area of the town at around 4pm on Monday after receiving reports of an assault.

Emergency services took a 43-year-old man to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital with ‘serious’ injuries.

Hie current condition is unknown.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “We were called around 4pm on Monday, October 31, to a report of an assault in the Grieve Road area of Greenock.

“A 43-year-old man sustained serious, but not life-threatening injuries, and was taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow by ambulance.

“Enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances.”