FUKUOKA (Kyodo) A taxi driver in Kitakyushu suffered cuts to his neck early Sunday when he was slashed by a passenger who drove off in the taxi, police said.

The driver, Yutaka Takaki, 59, was not in a life-threatening condition, the police said.

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