A man is seriously ill in hospital following an assault in Morecambe.
The 35-year-old local man was found unconscious near a cash machine on Pedder Street at 12.50am on Saturday and was taken to hospital.
He had head injuries and is in a critical but stable condition in Royal Preston Hospital.
Police probing the attack said the victim had fallen to the ground after being punched in the face by a man.
Detectives are trying to trace two men and two women who were nearby at the time.
Call Lancashire police on 101.