Authorities Investigate Bizarre Assault Near Flint

Smith County authorities are investigating a violent assault that happened near Flint/Gresham Tuesday night.

Authorities say a man driving down a deserted county road, pulled over when he saw a blue dodge flashing its lights. When the man stopped to see if he knew someone inside the vehicle, a person got out of the car and started attacking him with a piece of glass.

The victim was treated for minor injuries at a local hospital. His attacker is described as a black male, about 6 feet tall. Again, he was driving a blue dodge near Flint. If you have any information about this assailant, call the Smith County Sheriff's office.