Dirt bike rider assaults motorist after collision

Posted at 9:58 PM, Jun 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-13 17:56:58-04

A dirt-bike rider assaulted a motorist after a collision Friday night, according to Baltimore Police. 

Police learned through witness accounts, that at approximately 9:34 p.m. after colliding with the dirt-bike, the motorist was pulled from his vehicle and assaulted in the 1500 block of South Monroe Street. 

The motorist and the dirt-bike rider were injured when officers arrived. Both were transported to local hospitals for treatment.

The motorist was released from the hospital while the dirt-bike rider is still hospitalized and will face traffic charges upon his release.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Southern district detectives, at 410-396-2499.

Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP.