Man seriously injured in Maidstone fight glass attack

A man in his 30s is being treated for serious injuries after being hit with a glass bottle in a fight in Kent.

Kent Police were called to reports of a fight among a group of people in Maidstone town centre in the early hours.

Officers said it appeared the fight started in Lower Stone Street and moved to the junction of Upper Stone Street and Knightrider Street.

The injured man was taken to Medway Maritime Hospital.

The area was cordoned off but the road has since reopened.

Anyone who saw the incident which happened at about 0245 BST is asked to contact the force.

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