An investigation is underway in the Northern Rivers, after a man was found injured on the side of a Goonellabah street.
Ambulance crews were called to Shearman Drive just after 5:30 this morning, where they found a 49-year-old man with fractures and bleeding from the head.
He was taken to Lismore Base Hospital, before being flown to Gold Coast University in a serious condition.
How the man came to be injured on the side of the road is now the centre of a police investigation.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.