Police are investigating an assault at a Wellington boy racer meet up and believe a crowbar was used to injure a man.
It is thought gang members were involved in the attack at 1am this morning in the Porirua area.
Hundreds of boy racers reportedly congregated in a semi industrial area in Raiha St, Stuff reported.
The victim was attacked and suffered a head injury.
Police believe a crowbar was used in the violent incident.
They said it had also been claimed that the victim swallowed glass during the attack but that could have been due to a window being smashed.
The assault is under investigation.