A man is in the hospital tonight with life-threatening injuries after being beat up by a relative..
Skowhegan Police Chief Ted Blais says police and an ambulance were called to Chestnut Street in Skowhegan Thursday afternoon.
Officials say a fight broke out between the 56-year-old resident of the home and a family member.
We’re told he sustained serious injuries but was alert and communicating with emergency responders at the scene.
He was taken to a local hospital and then taken by LifeFlight for additional treatment.
“Someone went to check on him, found him in distress, called us and the ambulance and the officers responded over there.”