The Kawartha Lakes Police Service is investigating a road rage incident in the Lindsay area on Friday (June 21) evening.
According to police, the occupants of a pickup truck travelling north towards Lindsay on Highway 35 south became involved in a dispute with the occupants of a black, four door Honda Civic that was following them around 6:30 p.m.
“The occupants of both vehicles made gestures towards each other, until the vehicles stopped at the intersection of Highway 36 and Weldon Road. Before the vehicles could move through the intersection, an occupant from the Honda Civic exited his vehicle and assaulted a passenger in the pickup truck,” reads a media release from police.
“An occupant in the Honda Civic then drove towards the pickup truck, ramming the truck in the process and causing damage to the front and rear passenger side doors of the truck.”
The Honda Civic and its occupants fled the scene when the victims phoned 911 to report the incident, police say.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police at 705-324-5252 or contact Crime Stoppers at at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or at www.khcs.ca