Pregnant woman punched in the face & stomach in road rage attack in Melbourne

A PREGNANT woman has reportedly been punched in the face and stomach during a road rage incident in Melbourne overnight.

Around 10:30pm on Tuesday night, a 37-year-old man drove across four lanes of traffic at an intersection on Camp Road at Broadmeadows before crashing into the woman’s car.

The 27-year-old woman and a male passenger suffered minor injuries in the incident.


When the woman got out of the car, the 37-year-old male driver attacked her, punching her in the face and stomach.

He was restrained by witnesses until police arrived.

The man then punched a police officer before being subdued by capsicum spray.

The woman was taken to the Royal Melbourne Hospital for treatment. Her condition is unknown.

The man will be questioned by police today.