Press: Taxi driver taking Czech Foreign Minister home dies after crash

A taxi driver taking Foreign Minister Tomáš Petříček home on Wednesday night died after a crash. The Czech diplomat was unhurt, the news server Blesk.cz reports.

Paramedics called to the scene spent 30 minutes trying to resuscitate the 62-year-old driver, who had crashed into a parked car on Nuselská Street at low speed.

Police are investigating the incident. According to Blesk, the driver likely had health issues.

Author: Brian Kenety