Man suffers head injuries in collapse

A MAN suffered head injuries in Belper after apparently collapsing.

The 39-year-old was discovered between the Black Swan and Cross Keys pubs on Market Place just after midnight on Sunday morning. It is thought he fell and banged his head. Police said there was no evidence of an assault. The man, from the town, was taken to Royal Derby Hospital. His condition was described as serious but stable. Any witnesses should call police on 101.