Bikers attack SUV: A driver was attacked by a gang of bikers known as "Hollywood Stuntz" when he was forced to stop his vehicle in Manhattan Sunday afternoon. The confrontation and beating of the driver was recorded on a helmet-mounted camera that one of bikers was wearing at the time of the attack Web Pro News reports Oct. 1.
Alexian Lien, 33, was the driver of SUV and one attacked by the bikers. He had his wife and two-year old daughter inside the vehicle when they were confronted by the bikers. One report stated that he accidentally ran over a member of the bikers gang, which allegedly launched the attack. Although Lien checked on the biker, he supposedly upset the other members when he drove off after fearing for his life and his family. He hit at least one biker -- driving until he was chased down to Washington Heights. It was then that the bikers attacked the SUV driver by beating him after smashing the windows with their helmets.
Lien is being treated for severe facial injuries and slashes to his chest. The biker Lien ran over required surgery and might be a paraplegic.
Biker, Christopher Cruz, 28, was charged with reckless endangerment, reckless driving, endangering the welfare of a child and menacing. Cruz wasn't injured in the accident.
Authorities said another biker suffered two broken legs after the SUV ran over him. A second biker suffered a leg injury.
The man was not charged with anything and his wife and daughter are uninjured. An investigation into the SUV attack is ongoing.