12 Aug 2017

Man critically injured in South Auckland bar fight

10:03 am on 12 August 2017

A man is in a critical condition at Middlemore Hospital after a fight at a bar in Manurewa last night.

He sustained serious head injuries in a fight at the Backyard Bar on Great South Road about 3am.

Police said when officers arrived there was a large group fighting, with the victim lying unresponsive on the ground.

A scene examination is under way.