Police continue to carry out further enquiries in relation to the injuries sustained by a man who was found on the A66 last week.
This has included piecing together the movements of the man on the evening of Wednesday 12th March between 6pm when he returned home from work and police locating him by the side of the A66 at approximately 5am the following morning.
Specially trained officers have visited the man on a number of occasions since his admittance to hospital and have spoken to him about his injuries and how he has come about them. He is engaging with these officers and is assisting them as he continues to undergo treatment and begin recovery.
Officers again appeal for anyone who has not yet spoken to police who saw the man between 6pm on Wednesday 12th March and 5am on Thursday 13th March to get in touch on the non-emergency number 101.