Road worker and motorist throw punches, video surfaces online

Road worker and motorist throw punches, video surfaces online

A video was shared on social media which showed a scuffle between a motorist and a road worker.

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On Wednesday, a video was shared on Twitter by @roast_and which showed a confrontation between a motorist and a road worker.

The video starts off with the road worker throwing a couple of punches through the motorist's window before a traffic cop intervenes.

A moment later, the motorist explains on video what happened. Briefly.co.za learned the motorist claimed he did not see a cone and he drove over it as he attempted to turn.

The man goes on to explain the road worker then threw a paintbrush at his car, which prompted him to stop.

According to the motorist, he confronted the road worker, who went on to punch him.

"I hit him back and he kept punching me. This speed cop stopped us and I climbed back into my car," he went on to explain in Afrikaans.

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The motorist then said he wanted to drive away but the road worker was not done yet and he threw sand at him. The same road worker is then seen pushing another man who took the traffic officer's photo.

It was not revealed where or when the video was taken but it sparked quite the reaction on social media.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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