A man has been stabbed while jogging near a lake in western Sydney before escaping to a fast-food restaurant to get help.
The man, in his 20s, was jogging about 5am on Monday at Lake Woodcroft in Blacktown when he was stabbed four times in the back.
A man has been stabbed while jogging in Woodcroft early this morning. He suffered several wounds to his back before stumbling into a McDonalds restaurant seeking help. https://t.co/3uK7IwJBHf @NatashaSquarey #Woodcroft #7NEWS pic.twitter.com/Tb066ksxyO
— 7NEWS Sydney (@7NewsSydney) December 2, 2019
He then managed to get to a take-away restaurant, where he was met by police and paramedics.
He was taken to Westmead Hospital in a serious condition, while police hunt his attacker.