Welwyn Garden City dad 'Left for dead'
A FATHER-OF-TWO says he was 'left for dead' after being hit on the back of the head. Drain cleaner Terry Griffin lost four pints of blood after the incident outside the Spar shop in Westfield, WGC. The married 27-year-old had to have eight stitches in the
A FATHER-OF-TWO says he was "left for dead" after being hit on the back of the head.
Drain cleaner Terry Griffin lost four pints of blood after the incident outside the Spar shop in Westfield, WGC.
The married 27-year-old had to have eight stitches in the wound, and says his injuries were sustained in an unprovoked attack.
However, a police spokesman said that, following investigations, there was no evidence any crime had taken place.
You may also want to watch:
The Salisbury Gardens man believed the 'attack' may have been because he was wearing his Tottenham Hotspur shirt and flag, after watching their Carling Cup final defeat to Manchester United.
Mr Griffin said: "All I can remember is being in the ambulance.
- 1 Driving scheme for 10 to 17 year olds launches in Hatfield
- 2 The latest court results for Welwyn Hatfield and Potters Bar
- 3 Is Hertfordshire set to become the new British Hollywood?
- 4 Pregnant woman jailed for more than two years for killing cyclist
- 5 Enjoy the park but treat it with the respect it deserves, says manager
- 6 Rail passengers warned of three-day closure at London King's Cross station
- 7 Tributes to 'fearless and magnificent' former Queenswood School pupil and Peaky Blinders star Helen McCrory
- 8 Fantastic florist and art gallery opens in Hatfield following lockdown easing
- 9 Local COVID-19 contact tracing service now up and running
- 10 School donates textbooks to help communities in Kenya
"All that was going through my mind was my family; my three-year-old daughter and my seven-year-old boy.
"Thank God for the quick response of the ambulance, otherwise I wouldn't be here now."
An ambulance spokesman said: "We were called to a man, covered in blood, with a head injury.
"He was passing in and out of consciousness and was taken to the QE2 Hospital.