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13 February 2015, 06:33 | Updated: 13 February 2015, 06:36
A man has been left with serious head injuries after an attack in Bushey.
Police investigating an incident are appealing for two people who were seen in the area prior to the incident to make contact, as they may have vital information about what happened.
The incident happened in Greatham Road, near the junction with Bushey Hall Road, at around 9pm on Tuesday, February 3.
The victim, a man in his mid 40s was walking home along the road when he became involved in an altercation with the driver of a silver Vauxhall Astra which was heading towards Bushey Hall Road.
The victim was then knocked unconscious but it is not known at this stage how this happened. He was left with severe concussion and a wound to the back of his head.
Police are keen to trace two people who were in the vehicle as they may have information which could assist enquiries.
One is described as a black man, of slim build, aged in his late 20s to early 30s, around 6ft 3in tall, with short black hair.
The other is described as a white woman, of slight build, with blonde shoulder length hair.
PC Micheal Simpson, who is investigating, said: "We are keen to establish the circumstances surrounding this incident and how the man became injured.
"I am appealing for the two people who were in the vehicle to make contact with me as soon as possible, as they may have vital information which could assist us.
"I would also like to hear from anyone else who was in the area around the time stated and saw what happened."
Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Simpson at the Borehamwood Local Crime Unit via the Herts Police non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference J2/15/130.
Alternatively call Crimestoppers, the independent charity, anonymously on 0800 555 111.