ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WSPA) – Video has been released that appears to show an Asheville cyclist being punched by a driver.
Asheville police say it happened on Sand Hill Road at Sardis Road a week ago.
You see the driver go up to the cyclist and hit him in the face.
The video was caught on the cab of a commercial vehicle and shared with Asheville on Bikes.
The driver – Claude Watson – is charged with simple assault and reckless driving to endanger.
The cyclist’s attorney said he is shaken up after getting a bloody nose from the incident.