A 26-year-old Barrie, Ont., man has been charged with uttering threats after an alleged road rage incident over the holiday weekend.

A Barrie police news release alleges that the man followed another vehicle off Highway 400 on Saturday afternoon and confronted the other driver in a parking lot on Mapleview Drive West.

Police were called to the scene. It is alleged that the man "threatened to kill the other motorist."

The accused was taken to a police station and charged.