Two NSW men have been charged over a fight that left a 21-year-old man with a life-threatening head injury.
The man, also from NSW, got into a verbal altercation with a group of men and women in Broadbeach on the Gold Coast about 2.40am on Saturday, police say.
Following the argument the group allegedly followed the man before he was punched.
He fell and hit his head on the ground.
The man was taken to Gold Coast University Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Two 19-year-old men have been charged with affray and denied police bail.
They are due to appear in Southport Magistrates Court on Monday.
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