Hayfield, MN (KROC AM News) - Two men were arrested in Hayfield early Wednesday as suspects in a machete attack that sent a man to the hospital.

Dodge County Sheriff  Scott Rose says deputies were sent to an apartment in the 100 block of 1st Ave NE in Hayfield to check a report of a fight around 2:00 AM. They found two men who said they had been given a ride home from a bar by a man who tried to rob them. The men said they fought with the man and he left.

A few minutes later, deputies were sent to a residence the 900 block of 3rd Ave SE to check on a man with a severe head wound. Rose says the deputies found the man “standing in the driveway with large amounts of pooling blood on the ground.” He had a large deep wound on the left side of his face and head. Rose says the man told the deputies he had been assaulted by two men with a machete in an apartment after leaving the bar.

Deputies at the apartment found blood on the floor and wall, a bloody pillowcase, and a machete. They arrested the two men in the apartment and they are expected to face charges.

No word on the medical condition of the man who was assaulted with the machete.

Get local and national news on the go.  Download our News-Talk 1340 KROC-AM App http://krocam.com/app/ – available on Apple and Android devices.