WATCH: Violent fruit fight leaves deli worker seriously hurt

A violent fruit fight has left a US deli worker seriously hurt.

Unhappy customers at the store in New York pelted him with unripe avocados, apparently after being dissatisfied with their order.

The angry customers pelted the worker with fruit. Photo: 7 News

He was left with a broken jaw and lacerations.

The attackers then moved on to banana projectiles, but they then ran away.

Furious customers have attacked a shop worker in the US with fruit. Photo: 7 News