A 31-year-old man was assaulted early this afternoon, a little after 13 o’clock, at the exit of the expressway in the Luso-brasileira area of Funchal.h
The victim was attacked by another driver after a dispute allegedly motivated by traffic issues.
Apparently, the assailant stopped the car on this road and pulled a screwdriver out of the car, causing a blow to the other driver’s head who was also on the road.
The assistance to the victim was provided by the Madeiran Volunteer Firefighters, who transported them to the Central Hospital of Funchal.
Also, a 54-year-old woman, who followed the same vehicle as the victim, was transported to the hospital’s Emergency Department by elements of the same corporation for being very nervous about what happened.