A woman accidentally hit a car at a Danbury gas pump, and the passenger in that vehicle then stabbed the driver in the face.
Danbury Police responded to Food Bag on West Street yesterday and found a woman inside with slash wounds to her right eye, face and hand.
The victim had been seated in her car, with the door closed, when a passenger in the vehicle she accidentally hit approached her. Rosa Iris Tolentino-Reyes allegedly took a knife the victim pulled out to fend off the assault and slashed her. Reyes was charged with assault and breach of peace.
The victim was transported to Yale New Haven Hospital for specialized care. of what was described as a serious eye injury requiring immediate surgery.