Appeal for information after man found unconscious - Bankstown

Thursday, 13 January 2022 02:31:53 AM

Police are seeking assistance from the public after a man was found with serious injuries on a roadway in Sydney’s south west yesterday.

About 3.20pm (Wednesday 12 January 2022), emergency services were called to the intersection of Calidore Street and Canterbury Road, Bankstown, where they found an unknown man bleeding from a cut to his chin and other facial injuries.

The 70-year-old was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in a serious condition.

Officers attached to Bankstown Police Area Command commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Police have described the man as being of Indian/Sub-continental appearance, about 170cm tall, of slim build, with short grey hair. At the time, he was wearing a grey shirt with a yellow high-viz vest, beige cargo pants and black shoes.

Anyone with dashcam from the area, or who may have witnessed the man prior to the incident, is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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.