Man arrested following stabbing at Wallerawang

A man has been arrested following the stabbing of a man at Wallerawang on Friday morning.

Chifley Police District officers were called to an address on Hume Avenue about 6am after receiving reports a man had been stabbed.

On arrival officers located a 38-year-old man suffering mulitiple stab wounds.

He was taken to Lithgow Hospital before being flown to Westmead Hospital where his condition is considered serious but not life-threatening.

A 27-year-old man was arrested on Hume Avuenue, not far from the scene, and taken to Lithgow police station.

He has been charged with wounding a person with attempt to cause grievous bodily harm.

The man was refused bail and will appear in Lithgow Local Court today.