Taxi war brewing in Cape Town

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A taxi war, apparently involving gangsters, seems to be escalating on a busy route in Cape Town. Two taxi drivers were gunned down on Wednesday.

VRYGROUND - A taxi war seems to be escalating on a busy route in Cape Town.

The taxi rank in the township of Vrygrond is becoming a death trap.

Seven taxi drivers have been gunned down in the area this month, two of them were killed on Wednesday morning.

Community leaders said urgent intervention is needed before the situation spirals out of control.