Man bashed by bus group

The investigation scene. 203873_07 Picture: GARY SISSONS

By Cam Lucadou-Wells

A man was been allegedly assaulted during an argument with up to 10 youths on a Smartbus in Springvale.

The 40-year-old and the group of between 6 to 10 youths were on a bus travelling along Springvale Road about 6.30pm on Wednesday 29 January, police say.

The man was assaulted by one of the youths. He was taken to hospital with minor injuries, according to police.

The group fled the scene before police arrived at the bus, which parked near Ash Grove.

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