A man is in a critical condition after falling from an elevated driveway at a hospital in Newcastle last night.
Police say that around 11.30pm, officers escorted a 30-year-old man to a Newcastle hospital to seek medical assistance.
While at the hospital it is alleged the man ran through an open security door before falling over a railing and landing on the concrete below.
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The man was taken to John Hunter Hospital with head and internal injuries.
He remains in a critical condition.
A Critical Incident Team are investigating all circumstances surrounding the incident.