Cabbie beaten at college

A taxi driver was beaten unconsciousness in his car outside of Yukon College early Wednesday morning. Paramedics were able to revive the 45-year-old man shortly after police received a call about the incident at 4:15 a.m.

A taxi driver was beaten unconsciousness in his car outside of Yukon College early Wednesday morning.

Paramedics were able to revive the 45-year-old man shortly after police received a call about the incident at 4:15 a.m.

He was taken to Whitehorse General Hospital where he was treated for his injuries, including head trauma.

Kevin Peter Frisch, 32, was arrested at the scene and charged with aggravated assault.

Alcohol is believed to be involved. Police did not respond to a request for more details.

Contact James Munson at

jamesm@yukon-news.com

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