Policeman attacked at Mailcoach Inn pub in Rotherham
A police officer has been injured after responding to reports of a fight at a pub in South Yorkshire.
The 34-year-old was the first officer on the scene of a disturbance outside the Mailcoach Inn at Wellgate in Rotherham at about 19:00 GMT on Monday.
South Yorkshire Police said he was assaulted, receiving deep cuts to the head, and had to be treated at hospital.
Three men have been arrested.