ASHEVILLE, NC (WSPA) – Video 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 camera by 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 tells 7 News he is shaken up after getting a bloody nose from the incident.