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Mass brawl in beer tent

A mass brawl erupted inside a Bavarian beer tent at the weekend.

Thirty people were injured in the melee, three of them seriously.

A security man had wanted to separate two fighting guests at the event in Zwiesel, Germany, when a crowd of other guests attacked him and knocked him unconscious with a beer mug before kicking him.

In the ensuing brawl another security man was seriously injured by a beer mug that hit his chest.

One of the party-goers had to be treated in hospital. An unknown person also unleashed pepper spray in the tent which resulted in many of the guests complaining of breathing problems and running eyes.

German Herald





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