Man dies in Tauranga after suffering head injury

A boy has been found in Tauranga late on Sunday night.
A boy has been found in Tauranga late on Sunday night. Photo credit: Getty

A man has died after suffering a head injury in Tauranga on Sunday night.

Emergency services were called to the scene at around 10:40pm to treat a 52-year-old man who suffered a serious head injury.

He was pronounced dead at 11:15pm.

Police are speaking with the victim's family and will conduct a scene examination later on Monday.

Police are calling for witnesses in Courtney Road, Wilrose Place, or Fraser Street between 9pm and midnight on Sunday night.

People can contact the Tauranga Police station (07) 577 4300 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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