Police are investigating an assault reported to have happened in Egerton Court, Barrow, yesterday (Thursday February 4).
A spokesperson from Cumbria Police said:
"At about 3am, the North West Ambulance Service and Police officers attended this location, where a local man was found collapsed on the pavement outside block 10.
"The man, 44, had sustained leg and spinal injuries.
"He was transferred to Royal Preston Hospital where he remains in a stable condition. His injuries are described as serious but his condition has improved.
"Inquiries led to the arrest of two men, aged 40 and 43, and a 44-year-old woman. All have been bailed while inquiries continue.