Altrincham street fight: Man dies in gang brawl

Police tape and tents erected at the scene Image copyright Suzanne Shoesmith
Image caption Police have sealed off the scene of the brawl

A man has died of injuries he sustained in a "gang fight" outside a bar in Altrincham.

A group of about 10 men were involved in the brawl on The Causeway in the town centre at about 02:40 GMT, police said.

The 31-year-old victim was found with serious head injuries. He died later in hospital.

Two men, aged 25 and 22, have been held on suspicion of murder, assault, affray and possession of an offensive weapon.

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