A 26-year-old man was killed and two people were injured in a fight in the New Territories early yesterday. The man died after being chopped with knives in a scuffle outside a hut in Sheung Tsuen, Pat Heung, near Yuen Long, police said. The fight broke out at about 5am when a group of people having a barbecue on the roof of a hut heard noise coming from a car park. Three men who went to investigate were attacked by about 10 men in the car park, said a police spokesman. Two men aged 24 and 28, who had left the barbecue, were found injured in the village by police. The 26-year-old man, one of the group in the car park, was found lying unconscious near the village with four wounds. He was pronounced dead at Pok Oi Hospital at about 6.40am. Police said about 10 men escaped before officers arrived. A man aged 25 was arrested near the village and four homemade knives were found nearby. An autopsy will be conducted today.