Fight breaks out, victim air lifted for a skull fracture


Decatur - A man was air lifted to a hospital, after a fight left his skull fractured.


Police arrested 30-year-old Paul Lynch, for aggravated battery. According to a sworn statement, Lynch and 33-year-old Ryan Burrows got into a fight on South 22nd Street. An altercation lead Lynch to hit Burrows in the face, causing him to fall back and hit his head on the concrete.


Several witness told police, they saw the fight break out.  Lynch told police that he left on foot after the altercation.


Burrows was taken to Carle Hospital, he is in serious condition. Lynch is being held at the Macon County Jail on a $100,00 bond.

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