WATCH: Road Rage Brawl Erupts Between Truck Driver and Tradie

In a incident reminiscent of a brawl, commuters in rural New South Wales witnessed a heated clash between a truck driver and a tradie. The altercation unfolded at the intersection of Havanna Street and Sydney Road in Bathurst around 3:15 pm on December 1, turning the location into an unexpected battleground.

The confrontation escalated to physical blows, with both men engaging in a full-fledged brawl, much to the surprise of onlookers. The incident was captured on video and humorously dubbed ‘UFC Bathurst’ when shared on social media.

The tradie, donned in a high-visibility vest and black shorts, can be seen in the footage delivering punches to the truck driver. The intensity of the altercation reaches new heights when the tradie executes a remarkable ‘armbar’ maneuver, wrapping his legs around the driver’s arm. The video captures the tense stand-off that follows, with fingers pointed and heated exchanges, as the truck driver implores the tradie to cease the brawl.

As the situation unfolds, verbal accusations fly, with the tradie accusing the driver of attempting to cut him off, while the truck driver retorts that he was driven up the side. The altercation attracted the attention of the authorities, prompting a response from New South Wales Police.

Police confirmed that emergency services were dispatched to the scene following reports of a incident between two men after a traffic incident. Investigations are ongoing, and a 40-year-old man has been identified as one of the participants. The company employing one of the men involved reported the incident to the police and is fully cooperating with the ongoing investigations. Importantly, the employee was not on active duties during the altercation.

Authorities are seeking additional information or dashcam footage from witnesses to gain a comprehensive understanding of the incident. Individuals with relevant details are encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1800 333 000.

This road rage incident adds to the growing list of vehicular altercations, emphasizing the need for responsible and calm behavior on the roads.