A man was rushed to hospital after sustaining serious head injuries during an attack outside a Dublin nightclub last night.
The incident took place outside the Wright Venue in Airside Retail Park, Swords between 3am and 3.30am. Emergency services were called to the scene at 3.40am.
The man, who is believed to be in his 30s, was taken to Beaumount Hospital for treatment, according to Independent.ie.
The Gardai are appealing for information from members of the public who might have witnessed the attack. In particular, they'd like to find the man who was wearing a light coloured short-sleeved t-shirt and dark trousers who climbed into a light or bright coloured taxi at the roadway near the scene of the attack.
If you have any information regarding the incident, please call Swords Garda Station at 01-6664700.