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Published August 27, 2012, 04:59 PM

Man lucky to survive knife gash following fight at downtown Fargo bar

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A man was slashed with a knife outside a Fargo bar Sunday night then walked on his own to the emergency room.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A man was slashed with a knife outside a Fargo bar Sunday night then walked on his own to the emergency room.

Around 10:30 p.m., the victim and three males in a pick-up began arguing outside the Bismarck Tavern on Broadway.

The three eventually got out of the vehicle, and one of them slashed the victim across his left arm leaving a deep gash.

Police say the victim then walked to the nearby ER at Sanford Medical Center.

Lt. Joel Vettel, Fargo Police Department: “The knife wound could have been, if this was in another part of the body, certainly could have caused significant enough damage where it could have ended our victim's life.”

Police have located the vehicle the suspects were driving, and expect to make an arrest soon.

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