FREMONT -- A man who became angry when another man cut him off in commute traffic Tuesday night stabbed the motorist in the chest with a screwdriver, police said.

The 26-year-old victim, whose name was not released, was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The suspect drove away and has not been located.

At 5:55 p.m., police were called to investigate a report of two motorists in a heated fight that began on eastbound Mission Boulevard just west of Warm Springs Boulevard, a police spokeswoman said.

En route, police were told the two men were at a nearby gas station and continuing to argue.

Police said one man then stabbed the other man, who was still sitting in his car, in the chest with a screwdriver. Police have not released a description of the suspect or his car, and aren't giving many details about the incident because the investigation is ongoing, said Fremont police spokeswoman Geneva Bosques.

Bosques said the victim cut off the suspect in traffic and the fight escalated from there.

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