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Lorry driver tries to grab female motorist in Bridgwater ‘road rage’ incident

POLICE are seeking witnesses following a ‘road rage’ incident in Bridgwater in which a lorry driver threatened a female motorist and attempted to grab her.

This incident happened on Friday, October 8 at around 3.30pm.

A spokesperson for Avon and Somerset police said: “The driver of a lorry stopped his vehicle on Western Way near the turn off for Chilton Trinity School, before getting out and approaching a female victim.

“He opened her car door and attempted to grab her, and used threatening and abusive language which left her badly shaken.

“The offender kicked the victim’s vehicle before returning to his lorry and driving off.

“Police believe the area would have been busy at the time, and are appealing for anyone who saw what happened to come forward.

“If you can help please call 101 quoting reference 5221235348.”

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