Man Seriously Hurt in North Beach Fight
Original story: A 64-year-old man is clinging to life this morning after being beaten in North Beach last night.
Police were called to the 200 block of Columbus Avenue at about 10:40 p.m. on reports of a fight. When they arrived, they found the victim on the ground.
Police say the victim got into a fight with the 33-year-old suspect, who then threw the older man into the street. The victim's head bounced off the ground, causing life-threatening injuries, according to Officer Gordon Shyy.
The suspect ran off, and has not been caught. Meanwhile, the victim was taken to San Francisco General Hospital with a serious head injury.