THOMPSON, Conn. (WTNH) — A Thompson man was arrested for allegedly striking a 71-year-old crossing guard with his car outside of his child’s elementary school and then assaulting him on Monday morning.

Connecticut State Police said that just after 8:30 a.m., 31-year-old Jason Beshaw struck the male crossing guard with his car outside of the Mary Fisher Elementary School, at 785 Riverside Drive.

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Beshaw then allegedly physically assaulted the man until witnesses were able to intervene.

The crossing guard was taken to Day Kimball Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. His identity has not been released.

Beshaw, who is a parent of a child that attends the school, was charged with risk of injury to a child, breach of peace, assault on an elderly victim and reckless endangerment.

He was held on a $10,000 bond.