In Novosibirsk, an angry man had a fight with a taxi driver and crashed a car for refusing to carry children without a special seat. The situation will be investigated by law enforcement agencies.
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According to the taxi driver, he arrived to order at 1: 00–1: 15 am. A woman approached him and asked to take Vitaly Potylitsyn to the street. The taxi driver said that he could not fulfill the order, as he did not have a child seat. To which the woman noticed that for the fifth time she was calling a taxi and demanding that she, her children and her husband be taken to their destination. However, the driver refused, as a result of which angry people began to rush at him. He had to get a fire extinguisher out of the car to defend himself from the attackers.
The conflict was witnessed not only by children, but also by neighbors at the entrance. The taxi driver recorded the attack on a smartphone to provide police officers with evidence of damage to property. However, an angry man approached, smashed glass and a mobile device, and hit several times on the face and body of the taxi driver. Witnesses to the conflict also recorded what was happening and provided a video to the victim. He called the police and wrote a statement against the offenders.
Representatives of the press service of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for the Novosibirsk region said that the police received a message about a family incident. After the arrival of law enforcement agencies, it was possible to find out that the wife had a conflict with the taxi driver. At the moment, a check is underway. The taxi driver plans to sue the man and woman for damages.