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Merseyside police arrest three over Haydock stabbing

A man is being treated in hospital for serious facial injuries after he was attacked by a group of men on Merseyside.

The 39-year-old suffered stab wounds to his face and head during the attack on Clipsley lane, Haydock, at about 0540 GMT.

The area has been sealed off while forensic tests are carried out.

Two 16-year-old youths and an 18-year-old man have been arrested on suspicion of assault and are in custody.

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