‘Violent road rage incident’ near Chesterfield

Police.
Police.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was hospitalised by a violent road range assault near Chesterfield.

At around 7.40am on Friday, June 1 – during the aftermath of a ‘road-related incident’ on Inkersall Green Road, Inkersall – the 51-year-old victim was approached and suddenly attacked by a man.

The attacker verbally abused his victim while striking him with a head-butt and multiple punches to the face.

Although a member of the public intervened, the man – who had been driving a blue Ford Transit – had suffered multiple facial injuries which required hospital treatment.

If you witnessed the incident, have dash cam footage, or have any information which may be helpful to our investigation, call 101.

Quote the reference number 18000251367 and the name of the officer in the case, DC Paul Tagg, in any correspondence.