30 Oct 2016

Search for man who punched bus driver unconscious

6:22 pm on 30 October 2016

Police in Auckland are looking for a man who punched a bus driver, knocking him unconscious.

The incident happened on Customs St West in the central city about 1pm on Saturday.

Police said the driver was punched in the face and his head then hit the bus window before he fell to the floor unconscious and the assailant ran off.

He was was taken to hospital with moderate injuries and had regained consciousness by the time he arrived.