Witnesses are being sought to a fight fuelled by road rage which resulted in one person being taken to hospital.

Police said the altercation broke out on Ohiro Rd in Wellington's Brooklyn at 5pm on Friday.

"Two drivers were involved in what appears to be a road rage-related altercation," a police spokesperson said in a statement.

During the altercation, one of the drivers allegedly struck the second driver in the head, causing injuries that required hospital treatment.

"Ohiro Rd is busy at the time of day this incident occurred and police believe there may be several people who witnessed the incident who we have not yet spoken to," the spokesperson said.

Anyone with information that could assist police is urged to get in touch via the 105 phone service or online at https://www.police.govt.nz/use-105, using Update My Report and file number 230324/4181.

2023-03-24T20:19:45Z dg43tfdfdgfd