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Man suffers 'potentially life changing injuries' after brick thrown at bus

A 65-year-old man has suffered "potentially life changing injuries" after a brick was thrown through a bus window and hit him on the head.

The incident happened as the man was on the number 90 bus from Bristol city centre to Hengrove at around 11.30pm on Tuesday.

As the bus reached Inns Court Avenue in Knowle, a brick was thrown at the window, smashing it and striking the victim in the head.

He was taken to hospital for treatment where his condition has deteriorated. He is currently stable, but police say he has suffered "potentially life changing injuries".

  • Anyone with information should call Bristol Investigations via 101 and quote reference 5216140965.