Assault leaves 73-year-old man with life-threatening injuries

Two people were injured, one critically, in an attack in San Francisco’s Bayview District Thursday night, according to police.

The victims, a 73-year-old man and a 55-year-old woman, were walking on Newhall Street near Newcomb Avenue around 5 p.m. when they were approached by a 25-year-old man.

The suspect punched both victims before fleeing the scene, police said.

Both were taken to the hospital, the older man with life-threatening injuries.

No arrest had been reported as of Monday morning, police said.

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