We’ve all had our fair share of Uber rides, whether as a passenger or a driver. There are bound to be little annoyances, like a driver going too fast or a passenger that won’t stop yapping. But some Uber rides take things to a whole new level. The stories that some rideshare drivers experience are downright wild! We’ve rounded up some of the craziest Uber driver stories that we could find, from overheard conversations to unexpected twists. So, buckle up and get ready to laugh, gasp, and cringe your way through these absurdly hilarious tales of the road.
Dishing Secrets on Speaker Phone
For whatever reason, some people love having personal conversations while on speakerphone. This is great news for all the gossips out there, but not everyone likes to hear other people’s personal business. This Uber driver couldn’t help but overhear a speaker-phone conversation that a woman was having with her mom. This wasn’t your average mother-daughter phone call, though. The two were plotting to get money from the woman’s husband!
During the course of the 10-minute Uber ride, the driver found out that this woman had a wild amount of debt. She was going to divorce her husband and take him for all that he was worth. Even worse, the mom was in on the plan! They were openly plotting how to get money out of the divorce to pay off the debt and have a little left over. In the greatest ironic twist, he dropped her off in front of a bank.