Northern Ireland

Cookstown 'road rage' incident: Man released

The scene of the 'road rage' assault in Orritor Street, Cookstown
Image caption The attack took place on Orritor Street in Cookstown on Saturday

A 37-year-old man who was arrested over a "road rage" incident in County Tyrone has been released on bail.

A 34-year-old motorist had a seizure when he was punched by another driver in Orritor Street, Cookstown, on Saturday afternoon.

The attack followed a confrontation at a nearby junction a short time earlier.

Police are treating it as a hate crime. The man, who was arrested on Tuesday evening, has been released pending further inquiries.

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