MANORVILLE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Police on Long Island say a case of road rage quickly turned violent on Thanksgiving and now a man is on the run after stabbing another driver.
Detectives with the Suffolk County Police Department say the suspect was driving erratically on Wading River Road in Manorville; trying to pass other vehicles Thursday afternoon.READ MORE: Little Girl Seen Wandering Alone On Long Island Found Say, Police Say
Authorities tell CBS2 the suspect tried to pass his victim’s car near the intersection of South Street – leading the other driver to think his car had been struck.READ MORE: Roofing Students Help Build Home For New Jersey Family In Need
When the victim pulled into a parking lot to check his car, the suspect followed him, got out of his vehicle, and stabbed the man in the stomach.
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The stabbed driver was rushed to Stony Brook University Hospital with serious injuries.