Man Hits Head On Sidewalk After Being Punched On Turk Street

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A 60-year-old man was critically injured when he hit his head on the sidewalk after being punched in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood on Monday night, police said.

The incident was reported at 9:51 p.m. in the first block of Turk Street.

Police said a male suspect punched the victim, causing him to fall and hit his head on the ground. The suspect then fled on a beach cruiser bicycle.

Officers arrived to find the victim bleeding from life-threatening head wounds, police said. He was taken to San Francisco General Hospital. The suspect remained at large this morning.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the Police Department's anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or text a tip to TIP411, with "SFPD" in the message.

 

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