ESSEX Police is appealing for information after a man suffered a broken jaw after being assaulted following a road related disturbance in North Stifford.
A spokesperson said: “We received reports at around 2.45pm on Sunday, November 4, that the victim got into an altercation with two men who were driving a van, which has been described as grey Vauxhall Vivaro.
Both vehicles then stopped in Arterial Road and the occupants of both vehicles got out.
The victim was then punched and knocked to the floor before the suspects, described as being black, drove off.
The man, aged in his 40s, was taken to hospital with a broken jaw and underwent treatment which included having screws and plates fitted.
Anyone with information is asked to call Grays CID on 101 quoting crime reference 42/160974/18 or visit www.essex.police.uk/do-it-online.
Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111