A highway rage struggle between Meryl Streep’s nephew and one other driver within the Hamptons was caught on surveillance digicam, footage obtained by The Submit reveals.
The footage reveals Charles Harrison Streep and 18-year-old David Peralta come to blows through the Aug. 24 struggle in East Hampton, in keeping with a lawyer for the teenager.
The video reveals Streep and Peralta cease their automobiles in a financial institution car parking zone, then go at each other in broad daylight.
Streep, who was driving an Audi convertible, may be seen shoving Peralta after getting out of his automobile and speeding as much as him, in keeping with the footage.
One of many males is then lifted into the air by the opposite — they usually each then come crashing to the bottom, the video reveals.
In a lawsuit, Peralta has claimed Streep hurled racial slurs at him and physique slammed his head into the bottom, inflicting extreme head trauma.
“After he was unconscious, he lifted up his limp body and slammed it onto the ground,” his lawyer, Edmond Chakmakian beforehand advised The Submit. “It was an absolute obscene display of anger and violence.”
Peralta initially declined medical consideration on the scene, however needed to be airlifted to the hospital for emergency surgical procedure after his situation worsened later that night.
“He’s starting years of physical therapy, cognitive therapy. He’s got medical bills hanging over his head in excess of $80,000,” Chakmakian has advised The Submit.
Streep — whose father, Dana, is Meryl’s brother — was arrested by Suffolk County authorities and hit with felony costs of strangulation and assault.