WATCH | Taxi driver shot dead in Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg

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A ride hailing taxi driver has been shot dead on Wensleydale Road in Scottsville on Thursday morning.

It is still unclear what might have led to the shooting.

Police are currently at the scene and other drivers from the company are currently gathered at the scene. 

A police source at the scene told The Witness that the driver was found on the back seat of the car with gunshot wounds. He said  it is unclear how he ended up in the back seat of the car.

This is a developing story.

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