Murder in Colchester

A MAN has died following a street attack in Colchester today.

A MAN has died following a street attack in Colchester today.

The man who was in his thirties was assaulted by a group of men in Balkerne Passage at around 12.30am.

He was taken to Colchester General Hospital but later died.

A murder investigation has been launched and detectives are studying CCTV footage from the scene.