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Man injured in Warrawong machete attack

Man injured in Warrawong machete attack

A man's hand has been partially severed after he was attacked with a machete in Warrawong this morning.

The 25-year-old was in the rear courtyard of a property on Northcliffe Drive around 4.20am when he was approached by a man in dark clothing who was armed with a large machete.

Police say a confrontation took place before the armed man allegedly struck the victim in the arms and legs and left the scene.

The injured man was rushed to Wollongong Hospital with a serious hand injury and cuts to his legs.

Lake Illawarra Police are investigating and would like anyone with information to come forward.