Lucky escape for kids as drunk driver rams school bus into road divider

Lucky escape for kids as drunk driver rams school bus into road divider

Submitted by alvin on Wed, 2016-08-31 19:07 Bengaluru: Around 20 children had a narrow escape when an inebriated school bus driver lost control and collided with a few vehicles before ramming the bus into a road divider at Venkatala in Yelahanka on Wednesday.The bus belonging to Narayana Techno School in Yelahanka was on its way to drop children home. According to reports, the bus driver, identified as Ananda, was driving the bus in rash and negligent. On noticing the accident, residents rushed to the rescue and pacified the children.The Yelahanka traffic police rushed to the spot and detained the driver and alerted the school about the accident.The driver was found to be inebriated and was sent for medical examination. A case of rash and negligent driving has been registered against him.Narayana Techno School’s driver is the fifth driver who was found drunk on duty after the traffic police launched a special drive to nab school bus drivers who drink on duty.