Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Department is investigating an incident outside a Rosewood Heights bar early Thursday. An East Alton man was apparently found on the parking lot of the Airliner Bar and Grill with a serious head injury. Police say he was taken to a hospital in St. Louis in critical condition and they are investigating the report of a fight that lead to his injury. The other person involved in the fight has spoken to police and they are also reviewing surveillance video. They hope to interview the hospitalized man soon and then present it's case to the State's Attorney for possible charges.
There was no one else new reported held during the other local checks from earlier today.