A BAMAWM man has been taken to the Alfred hospital with significant facial injuries after an early morning attack in Kyabram.
Campaspe Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating the attack, which occurred in Crossthwaite St about 1am today.
Detective Senior Constable Stuart Poulton said the 56-year-old man was assaulted by two other men and was taken by ambulance to Shepparton hospital with ‘‘pretty nasty facial injuries’’.
‘‘From there, he was taken to the Alfred,’’ he said.
The man remains there in a stable condition.
Det. Snr Constable Poulton said a man had been spoken to regarding the attack but had been released pending further inquiries.
‘‘We are appealing for any witnesses to come forward,’’ he said.
Anyone with information can contact Echuca police on 5482 1500 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.