Bar fight escalates into road rage incident on LIE

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August 17, 2013 6:42:22 AM PDT
What started out as a fight at a bar ended with a road rage incident that led to a crash on the Long Island Expressway.

Police say 26-yer old Matthew Rall got into a confrontation with another man at a pub in Holbrook.

The other man, whose identity has not yet been released, drove off with a male passenger.

Rall allegedly followed the victim on the Long Island Expressway and deliberately smashed his Toyota Tacoma into the other man's Ford Ranger near exit 63 at about 2:30 a.m. Saturday.

Suffolk County Police arrested Rall at the scene.

The victim and his passenger were not injured.

Rall was charged wtih driving under the influence and second-degree reckless endangerment.