Man seriously injured in Bristol gang attack

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Image caption Police said the attack took place on Sturminster Road, Stockwood at about 07:20 BST

A man has been left with serious injuries to his hand and head after being attacked by a gang in Bristol.

Avon and Somerset Police said the assault occurred on Sturminster Road, Stockwood in the city.

The man, in his 30s, was attacked by a number of men at about 07:20 BST this morning.

Police described it as "an isolated incident" and said the man was taken to hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

A force spokesman has appealed for any witnesses to the assault to come forward.

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