Man needs surgery after pub attack in Accrington

Blackburn Citizen: Man needs surgery after pub attack in Accrington Man needs surgery after pub attack in Accrington

A MAN is having to undergo reconstructive surgery after being attacked in Accrington on Saturday night.

The 30-year-old man was in the Calder pub on Blackburn Road when he was punched in the face in a seemingly unprovoked attack.

He received two separate fractures in the incident, which happened at around 9pm.

He is now having to undergo corrective surgery to deal with his injuries.

The attack was captured on CCTV.

A 19-year-old was in police custody yesterday morning helping officers with their inquiries.

Anyone with any information about the attack can call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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