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Vietnamese man killed in brawl in New Taipei

2017/06/18 22:47:10

Taipei, June 18 (CNA) A Vietnamese man was killed and two others injured during a fight among them at a restaurant frequented by migrant workers in Xinzhuang, New Taipei, Sunday evening, police said.

The city's Fire Department was alerted of a brawl in which a migrant worker suffered a 10-centimeter knife cut in the right chest. He died before rescuers were able to send him a hospital, police said.

During the brwal, a man by the family name of To (蘇) sustained a cut in the face and a stab wound in the back and another, surnamed Pham (范), had his left arm cut. All three were sent to the Far Eastern Memorial Hospital in Banqiao.

Police was investigating why the three Vietnamese went into a fight and how each was injured.

(By Sunrise Huang and S.C. Chang)