Waterhouse Street closed after assault

A91XK7 Police line tape
A91XK7 Police line tape

An assault in the early hours of Friday morning closed Waterhouse Street, Halifax.

A 19-year-old man was assaulted and left with facial injuries following the assault which took place in the road outside The Acapulco nightclub at 2.40am.

The victim was taken to Calderdale Royal Hospital for treatment and the road was closed until 6.45am.

Buses to George Square were diverted but the road is now open and running smoothly.

Police are appealing for any witnesses or information about the assault to call 101.