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.


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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.