A man has been arrested and another is fighting for his life after an attempted murder involving an axe in south Cumbria.
Police were called at around 8.00pm yesterday to an incident on Broughton Road in Dalton.
A 46-year-old man is suffering from life threatening injuries and was taken to Furness General Hospital.
A 42-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. He was also injured and is currently in Furness General Hospital.
An axe was seized following the incident.