A MOTORIST was punched in the face in a road rage incident.

The attack happened between 6pm and 6.15pm last Saturday in Huddersfield Road, Skelmanthorpe.

The driver of a Nissan Micra had to brake sharply when a silver, four-door car he was following pulled up suddenly.

One of two men in the car got out and punched the Nissan driver three times through the car's open window.

The men were white and 25 to 30. The attacker wore a red T-shirt.

Police are appealing for witnesses. Phone Pc David Robson on 01484 436659.