Battle for taxi customer gets violent in a hurry

Battle for taxi customer gets violent in a hurry

Business must have been rough for two Banteay Meanchey taxi drivers to come to blows over a potential customer on Saturday.

The two 29-year-olds work along the Thai-Cambodia border in Malai district. When a migrant worker needed a lift home, the taxi drivers started to argue, leading one to take out his keys and attack the other’s face.

Police intervened and took one driver to the hospital and the other to the slammer. The customer was left to find another way home. KOH SANTEPHEAP

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