Charges laid after man stabbed in head

A man has been charged after another man was stabbed in the head in a fight north of Brisbane.

A 20-year-old man and a 24-year-old man began fighting at a Kippa-Ring residence just before 11pm on Saturday, police said.

The fight resulted in the older man sustaining a serious stab wound to his head. He was transported to hospital for treatment.

A 24-year-old man has been transported to hospital for treatment. Source: Getty

Police believe the men are known to each another.

The 20-year-old was arrested and charged with grievous bodily harm and common assault.

He is expected before Redcliffe Magistrates Court on Monday.