GEORGE TOWN - A bank officer had a scare when a road bully threw firecrackers at his car as he was driving in Love Lane on Monday.
Ong Kok Kwang, 23, was driving along Lebuh Farquhar in his Honda Civic with another friend when he noticed a Nissan Grand Livina trailing behind him at about 2.30pm.
Ong then turned into Love Lane to head towards his office but the driver of the other car followed him.
He then slowed down to give way but the driver of the other car, who was with a woman in the passenger seat, starting ramming into his car from behind.
After turning into Love lane, the man drew level and hurled firecrackers at Ong's car. The explosives landed on Ong's car and went off.
The incident caused a Chinese tourist, who was walking along Love Lane, to be injured in the leg, according to her police report.