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Police appeal after man found seriously injured on Co Tyrone road

Police have appealed for information

POLICE are appealing for information after a man was found seriously injured at the side of a road in Co Tyrone.

The 46-year-old was found on the Tummery Road yesterday at around 1.40am.

He has been taken to hospital for treatment to injuries that are understood to be serious, but not life-threatening.

Police are investigating a possible hit-an-run as one line of enquiry.

A PSNI spokesman said: "At this stage, it is not clear how the man sustained his injuries.

"However, one line of enquiry is the possibility that he was struck by a vehicle that did not remain at the scene.

"I am appealing for witnesses, or anyone with information, to please get in touch with police in Omagh by calling 101."

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