Taxi driver suspected of DUI with baby in car

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– A taxi driver who was allegedly driving recklessly on U.S. Highway 101 in Redwood City on Tuesday afternoon was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving and endangering a young child in his back seat, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

An off-duty San Mateo County sheriff’s sergeant in an unmarked patrol car spotted the driver on southbound Highway 101 at about 3:30 p.m., CHP Officer Art Montiel said. The taxi driver was allegedly tailgating people in the fast lane and then speeding around them on the right.