Uber driver killed in Chile during attempted robbery

A driver displays Uber and Lyft ride sharing signs in his car windscreen. (File photo: Reuters/Lucy Nicholson)

SANTIAGO: A 35-year-old driver for ride services company Uber was shot dead in the Chilean capital Santiago as he attempted to resist being robbed by passengers, police said on Saturday.

Three people had requested the ride late on Friday using a cash payment option that Uber introduced last year, Santiago police said. The option does not…