Police are appealing for dashcam footage following a road rage incident in Kotara South. 

Its alleged an incident occurred between a white Skoda sedan and a white Volkswagen hatch on Myall Road about 9:30am on Wednesday 26 May. 

Following the incident the two cars came to a stop on Charlestown Road when the 59-year-old male driver of the sedan approached the hatch.

Police have been told the driver of the hatch then reversed hitting the driver, knocking him to the ground.

The hatch then drove away from the scene at speed southbound along Charlestown Road.

The injured man was assisted by bystanders and assessed by NSW Ambulance before being taken to the John Hunter Hospital where he was treated for fractured ribs and bruising.

Anyone with dashcam footage from either Myall Road or Charlestown Road between 9:15 and 9:45am or may have witness the incident is being urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. 

Photo: Jarrod Melmeth