Man assaulted while spitting on people along Market Street

A man who was assaulted while spitting on people near the Duboce Triangle is clinging to life at the hospital, police said Monday.

The 56-year-old man suffered a head injury after being punched near Dolores and Market streets at around 4:43 p.m. on Saturday.

He was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.

Two suspects who fled the area have not been arrested.

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