Cops Hunt for 2 Drivers Seen Dueling With Baseball Bats in Middle of Traffic

The two men were filmed fighting during rush hour in Austin, Texas.

Cops are looking for two men seen dueling with baseball bats in the middle of rush-hour traffic.

Video taken from a nearby car on Monday shows the two unidentified men fighting at a busy intersection in Austin, Texas.

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In the footage, one of the men hits the window of a Chevy pick-up with a metal baseball bat. The driver leaps out with a long wooden pole.

He takes a huge swing and suddenly, the two are locked in an old-fashioned duel until the man with the baseball bat disarms his opponent.

It is not clear what started the fight.

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The startling footage of the incident, which unfolded at the intersection of Slaughter Lane and I-35 just after midday Monday, was posted to Twitter.

According to KHOU, police in Austin are investigating the fight as a case of aggravated assault. They are checking surveillance cameras in the neighborhood to track the men down.

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