Livery cab driver fatally shot in Newark

June 29, 2011 3:20:37 PM PDT
A livery cab driver was shot and killed while driving down the road in Newark early Wednesday.

It happened on Walnut Street just before 1 a.m.

Police say the shot was fired from the street.

After the driver was hit, he lost control of his cab and crashed into some parked cars.

He was rushed to University Hospital, where he died.

There were no passengers in the cab at the time of the shooting.