BK school bus driver allegedly makes disturbing detour for bathroom break

BOERUM HILL - A Brooklyn school bus driver is suspended and parents are outraged after he allegedly pulled the bus over to urinate in a cup.Some Boerum Hill parents now want the driver dismissed. Two students at P.S. 38 came home and told their parents the driver detoured from the normal route and pulled the bus over. After making sure no one was looking, they say he then urinated in a cup.City Councilman Charles Barron (D-NY) joined the parents in voicing displeasure, saying the act was disgusting. He also says the driver should be dismissed and claims this is not the first time it has happened.Some Boerum Hill parents said they could understand the incident if there was a medical condition involved, such as diabetes. A spokesperson for the Department of Education told News 12 Brooklyn that they take the matter very seriously and the driver has been suspended pending the outcome of an investigation.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Senior Samuel Langshteyn received a cochlear implant when 1 Best of Brooklyn: Hearing-impaired student performs in play
Funeral today for FDNY firefighter William Tolley from 2 Funeral set for FDNY firefighter killed in the line of duty
News 12 Brooklyn hit the streets to ask 3 Word on the Street: GPS devices
4 Rangers riding 3-game winning steak into 2nd round of playoffs
VIDEO: News conference on annual Denim Day 5 VIDEO: News conference on annual Denim Day

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE