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* Man critically injured in an attack at Carnaval Festival in San Francisco

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A man was critically injured in an attack that occurred near the Carnaval Festival in San Francisco’s Mission District on Saturday afternoon, police said. The attack was reported around 3 p.m. Saturday near 18th and Bryant streets, a short distance away from the festival site. The 48-year-old victim had a previous disagreement with the suspect and the two began arguing. The suspect then struck the victim with some sort of weapon, knocking him to the ground, where he began kicking him, according to police.

The suspect, described as a man around 50 years old, fled and had not been found as of this afternoon, police said. The victim was taken to San Francisco General Hospital to be treated for a head laceration, an injury that is considered life-threatening, according to police.

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