Witnesses sought to road rage incident

POLICE are still seeking witnesses to an incident in Foster St, Maffra, on Friday, November 22, where a man verbally abused and kicked the car of an elderly woman.

About 1.30pm the woman, driving a 1991 red Toyota sedan, attempted to pull out of a car park when the man, believed to be in his 30s, drove past in a cream-coloured four wheel drive, narrowly missing the woman’s vehicle.

According to police, the man stopped his car in the middle of the road, reversed beside the woman’s car and got out of his vehicle, launching into a tirade of verbal abuse.

Police said the man, who is about 182cms tall and was wearing green shorts, a yellow high visibility vest and brown peaked cap, threw himself at the driver side door, kicking at the vehicle, terrorising the woman and causing significant damage to her car.

He then drove off.

Witnesses can phone Maffra police on 5147 1026.