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Tow truck driver charged with assault after highway fight

An Ottawa tow truck driver has been charged with assault after an incident on Highway 417.

Ottawa man, 24, fought with another tow truck driver at a crash scene Tuesday, OPP allege

An Ottawa tow truck driver has been charged with assault after an incident on Highway 417.

It happened Tuesday at about 6 p.m. on Highway 417 eastbound near St. Laurent Boulevard, where a collision had occurred.

Two tow truck operators arrived and a fight soon broke out between them.

One of the drivers, a 24-year-old man, was arrested and charged. He's scheduled to appear in court on Dec. 16.