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A man has been found with head injuries in Cowes, near to the Red Jet terminal.

Police have been carrying out enquiries at Fountain Quay this morning (Thursday) after a 75 year-old man was found lying in the street with injuries to his head in the early hours of this morning. The area was cordoned off.

Officers were called to St Mary’s Hospital at 1:37am where the man was being treated. His injuries are not described as serious.

Police are trying to establish if the man was assaulted and enquiries are ongoing.

The cordon has been removed and the Red Jet terminal is open as normal.