Johnny Pollard, of Haltom City, drives for Uber full time and says the job has saved him from unemployment and provided him with a good living. (Photo by Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS/Sipa USA)

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Denver Police: Uber Diver Kills Passenger

Shooting On Interstate Freeway

KCBS Radio Morning News
June 01, 2018 - 5:55 am

DENVER (AP) -- Authorities say an Uber driver has fatally shot a passenger on an interstate in Denver.
   Denver police department spokesman Sonny Jackson says preliminary information points to a conflict between the driver and passenger. He says shots were fired by the driver on Interstate 25 shortly before 3 a.m MDT on Friday.  
   The driver and victim were transported to hospitals. Jackson says the victim was pronounced dead, and the driver has been treated and released,  
   No additional information about the incident was immediately available.