Man charged following serious assault at Derwent Park

Police are seeking witnesses as part of an ongoing investigation into a serious assault at Derwent Park yesterday.

Around 4.50pm police attended an altercation between two motorists on the Brooker Highway at the intersection of Brooker Highway and Derwent Park Road.

A 32-year-old man from West Moonah has been charged with Causing grievous bodily harm and will appear before the court today.

A 42-year-old man from New Town remains in hospital receiving medical treatment for injuries received.

Police believe the altercation was an isolated incident and there were no concerns to the wider community.

As part of the ongoing investigation, police ask any member of the community who:

witnessed the incident to contact police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers online at or on 1800 333 000
has dashcam footage involving a green Jeep Wrangler and a black Ford Territory at or near intersection of the Brooker Highway and Derwent Park Road between 4.30pm and 5.30pm yesterday to upload it to investigators at –