AN investigation has been launched by Isle of Wight police after a report a 'traffic bollard' was pushed through the window of a car, hitting a man.
Police have appealed for witnesses following an altercation between a driver and a pedestrian in Shanklin Thursday evening, September 26.
A spokeswoman said: "The incident occurred in the High Street at the traffic lights by the junction with Victoria Road at about 9.30pm, when the driver of a purple Honda Civic was struck by a traffic bollard after it is alleged a man pushed it through his driver’s side window.
"The victim, a man in his 20s did not need medical treatment, but was left shocked by the unprovoked attack.
"The suspect is described as a white man, aged between 25 and 29 years old, chubby build, about 5ft 9ins tall with short dark hair."
Police urged witnesses, or anyone with information to contact PC Michelle Jackson of Newport CID by phoning 101. Information can be given anonymously by phoning Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.