Tuesday night, the Daily Caller’s Sean Medlock, who writes and tweets under the pen name “Jim Treacher,” had a violent run-in on the streets of a northwest Washington D.C. neighborhood and tweeted about it afterward. He says he was nearly run over by a car, after which an altercation ensued with the driver — a man named “Josh.” The results are not pretty:

Medlock says DC police placed him in handcuffs and ridiculed him:

In a separate incident nearly four years ago, Medlock was seriously injured when he was struck by a car in DC in February 2010. He has documented his travails here.

We wish him a speedy recovery.