Breaking LONDON Park Lane

Man rushed to hospitial after substance sprayed in his face outside the Dorchester Hotel as Police probe roadrage attack

Police were called at approximately 6.50pm on Friday, 5 November following reports of a man assaulted in Park Lane, W1.

The incident happened following an altercation between the occupants of two vehicles; the victim – a man believed aged in his 20s – had a substance sprayed in his face.

London Ambulance Service attended the scene and treated the man before he was taken to the hospital. His condition is not life-threatening.

Road closures remain in place on the northbound section of Park Lane.

No arrests; enquiries into the circumstances are ongoing.

Anyone with information that could assist is asked to call police on 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD6591/5Nov.

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.