Lyft driver attacks female passenger after she refused to turn off music

On Wednesday, TMZ got hold of disturbing footage of a woman being dragged out of a Lyft and beaten by the driver until male bystanders intervene. The surveillance video, which was recorded on Tuesday afternoon in Los Angeles, California, starts with the car parked along Melrose Avenue. The male driver is seen getting out of the vehicle and then pulling out a woman from the backseat. He throws her, along with her belongings, out of the vehicle. The woman can be seen trying to fight back but is knocked over by the driver. Bystanders then hop out of their own cars to intervene. The Lyft driver is put in a chokehold, and he finally surrenders. The woman has since been …

14 women sue Lyft, say company failed to address sexual assault complaints

In a new lawsuit, 14 women are accusing the company of mismanaging sexual assault complaints, on Wednesday. but also doesnt update passengers on the status of drivers they complained about. In many cases, . The women also claimed in the lawsuit that the ride-sharing app chooses to stonewall any efforts of investigation into its drivers accused of sexual assault, according to CNN. The 40-page lawsuit accounts for incidents spanning from January 2018 to June 2019, from California to North Carolina. The assaults are manifold in their nature, according to BuzzFeeds review of the lawsuit. One woman said the driver switched off the ride on the app,nother saida driver followed her home after dropping her off and then raped her. AA …