Woman Gets Pepper Sprayed In Quincy After Road Rage Incident

By Christina Hager, WBZ-TV

QUINCY (CBS) – Quincy Police are looking for an angry driver armed with mace. The woman got away after spraying another female driver in the face Monday.

“It burned. I’ve never felt burning like that in my life. It was awful,” says Kathy, who doesn’t want to make her last name public. “My face was completely beet red. It was swollen, and my eyes were really swollen. I could hardly open them up.”

The two met at a stop sign just off the Southeast Expressway in Quincy. Kathy says the woman was pulled over to the right behind the stop sign looking down. She says she thought she was looking at a map or GPS, so she drove around her. That’s when the woman followed her into a parking lot. When Kathy got out of her car to take down the license plate number, she says the woman tried to run into her, and sprayed her in the face.

WBZ-TV’s Christina Hager reports

“Somebody should actually sit her down and tell her that wasn’t very nice, and she could really have hurt somebody really really bad. Maybe she can live with herself knowing she did that to somebody, but I know I could never live with myself for the rest of my life if I hurt somebody like that,” says Kathy.

She did manage to get the last two letters of the angry driver’s license plate…”AG”. She says it was a white SUV with Florida plates, and the driver was a blonde woman in her 30’s.

While police try to track her down, Kathy is left with two words. “Merry Christmas to her. Merry Christmas.”

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  • Matt

    I doubt she just pulled around her. There are some holes in this story. And don’t end it with Merry Christmas to get people on your side.

  • Nicole

    Why would you want to take the license plate of someone who followed you into a parking lot? Did the SUV hit her or do somethgin to her that requires the exchange of information. If she was so concerned that someone was following her why didnt she call the police. She approached this white SUV for a reason, and something makes me wonder if it was to confront the other woman, not to just get a license plate.

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