Glasgow & West Scotland

Man dies after street attack in Greenock

A man has died after being attacked in a street in Greenock, Inverclyde.

Police Scotland said they were notified that a man had been assaulted in the town's Lynedoch Street at about 13:20.

The man, whose name has not been released, was taken to hospital but died a short time later.

A post mortem examination will be carried out to establish the circumstances surrounding his death. It is understood that police are following a positive line of inquiry.

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