Cape Town – A Taxify driver has died in hospital after being attacked while responding to a request for a ride at the weekend.
It is believed the driver had been at his home when he received a trip request at Durbanville around 8pm on Saturday.
It was not clear if any personal possessions had been stolen or what had led to his being stabbed multiple times.
The driver, whose name was not released, was found near Langa by another motorist, who reported the incident to the police.
Police spokesperson FC van Wyk said: “He was then taken to a nearby hospital for medical treatment, after which he was transferred to another hospital, where he later died.