Broome County has yanked the operating license of the Best Taxi Company, of Vestal, after a complaint that a cab was severely overloaded with up to 18 passengers.
According to the County, one passenger was injured because of the crowding. A number of other violations are also alleged, including overcharging, failures to produce and maintain trip sheets, and carrying passengers without their consent.
Best Taxi is one of 27 licensed taxi cab companies in Broome County.
Last year, the County says it received 218 complaints against tax cab companies.
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