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Knoxville did his best to defend himself but realized after his assailants fled that he was bleeding.
He recalls, "We'd been fighting a couple of minutes and my hand was slashed and my back was slashed... I had to go upstairs and get my friends out of the bar; we had another drink and they drove me to the hospital.
"The hospital was, like, a half a mile away but they made a succession of wrong right turns and it took me an hour and a half to get there."