A Columbus man is accused of using his car Friday afternoon to run another driver off the roadway along South Lumpkin Road, police said.
The 36-year-old driver received a cut to his mouth after he was run off the road in the 2800 block of South Lumpkin Road about 3:39 p.m.
Police charged Chezarae Brawley, 29, with one count each of aggravated assault, aggressive driving and driving while license suspended. He is held in Muscogee County Jail for a Wednesday hearing in Recorder’s Court on the assault charge. Two traffic charges were bound over to Superior Court during a Saturday hearing.
Police said Brawley was driving a white 2009 Dodge Avenger when the victim's car was struck several times. The contact forced the victim to run off the road and strike several trees.
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Brawley sustained injuries to his head and arms during the accident. He was treated at Midtown Medical Center before he was transported to the Muscogee County Jail.