Man dies a week after being hit by car and assaulted

A man has died in hospital a week after he was struck by a car and assaulted in Sydney.

The 54-year-old man was found unconscious near an intersection in Shalvey last Saturday.

Witnesses told police at the time he had been run over before being assaulted.


He was taken to Westmead Hospital in a critical condition but was pronounced dead yesterday.

A 40-year-old man was charged in relation to the incident and remains before the courts.

It is expected charges against him will be upgraded.