Gardaí in Tralee are investigating unprovoked assault over the weekend

Gardaí in Tralee are investigating an unprovoked assault in the town over the weekend.

The incident occurred in the early hours of Saturday morning between 12.30 and 1am.

A man was walking down Rock Street when he was assaulted by two men.

He ran from the scene to Pembroke street but was again assaulted by the two men.

The victim was treated for injuries to his face in hospital.

Garda Mick O’Dwyer says Tralee Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.