**Updated** Police investigating after man found with head injuries in Halifax area

**Updated at 3:08 p.m.**

Halifax Regional Police say a 51-year-old man has been sent to hospital after being found unconscious with head injuries Friday morning.

Officers were called to the 400 block of Herring Cove Road before 6:30 a.m. after a report of an injured man lying on the sidewalk.

Police say EHS transported the man to hospital with what are believed to be life-threatening injuries.

Investigators say the Halifax man's vehicle was seized at the scene as part of the investigation.

Police say they expect to be on scene at least throughout the day.