DINGWALL police are appealing for information after a "road rage" incident in which a man was assaulted and needed hospital treament.
The incident occurred about 5pm yesterday (Tuesday) at the side of the B9169 road to Culbokie on the Black isle, just a short distance from its junction with the A9 trunk road.
A police spokesman said: "During the incident a man was assaulted by another man. The incident resulted in the victim being taken to hospital for injuries he sustained."
Police in Dingwall are appealing for anyone who witnessed the assault to contact Dingwall Police Station on 0845 600 5703 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.