Pole assault help sought
MIDLAND detectives have called for the public’s help to identify a man who assaulted another man with a metal pole during a road rage incident in High Wycombe on Wednesday.
The 60-year-old victim was driving along Maida Vale Road when he noticed a white Toyota Prado following closely behind.
Both men pulled over on Edney Road, and when the victim attempted to leave his car, the driver assaulted him with a short metal pole.
He also verbally threatened the victim before driving away.
The man is described as fair-skinned with a stocky build and in his 30s.
The victim suffered serious head injuries and was treated at Royal Perth Hospital.
Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.