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on February 18, 2014 at 9:20 AM, updated February 18, 2014 at 11:14 AM
so-police.jpgSouth Orange police said a man plowing a driveway was assaulted because he was blocking traffic.Facebook
SOUTH ORANGE — A man plowing a driveway told police he was assaulted Friday because his truck was blocking traffic.
The Toms River man was clearing the driveway a Scotland Road resident around 6:30 p.m. when a passing motorist started yelling at him, police said.
The agitated driver got out of his car and punched the plow operator in the head and face several times, according to police.
The man operating the plow wasn't badly hurt, police said.
The victim told police the man fled the scene before he was able to get a full description of his assailant. He also had no description of the vehicle, police said.
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