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Man in critical condition following downtown Spokane fight

SPOKANE, Wash. - A man is in critical condition after a fight between two people in downtown Spokane Sunday morning.

The incident occurred near Sprague and Stevens just before 2:30 a.m.

Spokane Police patrol officers responded to the report of an assault. Officers arrived on scene and medics were immediately called to treat one man who had been involved in the altercation and was unresponsive.

According to witnesses, the injured man walked out in front of a taxi and started the confrontation. Spokane Major Crimes detectives are investigating the incident.

No arrests have been made and all parties involved are accounted for.

Anyone who may have witnessed the event and has not yet been contacted by police is asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.