VIDEO: Fight Breaks Out In Middle Of Route 37

Video screenshot courtesy Ocean County Scanner News

  TOMS RIVER – A fight broke out between two women in a traffic lane over what was later described as an alleged road rage incident.

  Police said they arrived to the scene near the intersection of Route 37 and Route 166 at around 1:30 p.m. on October 7.

  According to police, there had been an argument which turned physical.

  Video of the encounter made the rounds, showing the two people cursing and fighting in one of the lanes of traffic. One vehicle is pulled over, blocking cars from hitting them. Other cars are slowly going around them. At least two people were recording the incident on their phones.

 “Upon police arrival both parties spoke with officers and were made aware of complaint procedures,” police said.

  The identity and charges were not released by police.

Toms River Police Department Spokesperson Jillian Messina told Jersey Shore Online that an ambulance responded to the scene, however there were no serious injuries.