A VAN driver was stabbed in an horrific road rage attack at the Birchley Island in Oldbury.

The 31-year-old driver got into an argument with four occupants of a car on the busy island just after 8am on Saturday (November 9).

Police said both vehicles came to a stop at the island where the argument escalated to a fight, resulting in the victim suffering a stab wound to his arm.

A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: "The victim needed hospital treatment for his injury which is not life-changing. "

"Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact police via Live Chat at www.west-midlands.pnn.police.uk between 8am and midnight or call 101 anytime.

Quote crime reference number 20SW/264977D/19."