Truckie assaulted in boy racer incident

A Bay of Plenty truck driver is nursing minor injuries following an incident involving boy racers in Auckland. Truck driver Jordan Martin, who drives for Blue Ice Transport, was left with scratches when he was forced to stop in Penrose on July 8. The Rotorua truck driver was then attacked by at least one boy racer after he swiped a Honda Integra as he tried to negotiate his way through Industry Rd.

Detective Senior Sergeant Kevin McNaughton says police are investigating the incident and asked for any footage of the incident to be handed into police. “The driver of the truck received minor injuries and police are making enquiries to establish exactly what has occurred and are speaking to witnesses. “Police appreciate the high level of interest in this case however we have a large number of enquires to make and we are particularly interested to obtain video footage from the night.”

Police would like to hear from anyone who has further information, especially video footage of the incident and urge them to contact Sergeant David Grant, Counties Manukau Police on (09) 213 9407.

Information may also be provided anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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