Tempers flare as plow truck drivers fight

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A plow driver has been arrested after police said he began to fight with a co-worker during the snow removal process in Vernon.

On Saturday morning, police said they were called to the Tri-City Plaza parking lot after getting word of a fight between plow truck drivers.

Police said George Lindinger, 47, of Coventry, became involved in the fight with the co-worker over gas for the trucks. According to officers, Lindinger punched his co-worker in the face and head after he plowed his smaller truck under a mountain of snow.

Lindinger was brought to the Vernon Police Department where he was process and charged.

He was held on $5,000 bond.

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