Livery cab driver shot inside car in Spring Valley

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SPRING VALLEY -

A cab driver was shot while inside his car Monday afternoon in Spring Valley, according to police.

The incident happened around 3:15 p.m. on West Eckerson Road.

Police say the victim was a driver for the livery company America Latina Taxi. The front of the driver's car had damage to it upon being towed, leading police to believe he was shot before it crashed.

Witnesses say they saw the car swerve, and one witness says he heard two gunshots.

According to Ramapo Police Chief Brad Weidel, the victim was taken to Nyack Hospital.

His condition is unknown at this time.

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