Teen on Dirt Bike Attacked in Road Rage Incident in Perth’s North, Police Say

A man has been charged after allegedly hitting a teenager with a metal bar and running over a dirt bike in a road rage incident in Perth’s northern suburbs.

Two teenagers were riding their dirt bikes around Dianella last night, when a man, aged in his 30s, started chasing them in his four-wheel drive down Shannon Road just after 7:00pm, police said.

The teenagers then jumped off their bikes, fearing they were going to be run over.

The man then allegedly drove over one of the bikes before getting out of his car and hitting one of the boys with a metal implement, leaving him with minor injuries.

Police were called and arrested the man.

He has been charged with intent to harm, criminal damage and common assault, and remains in police custody.

His vehicle has been seized.