Driver abandons school bus full of kids mid-route

A bus driver with a suspended license allegedly abandoned a bus full of children in the middle of dropping them off at their homes after school.
1:51 | 02/13/20

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Honest and they'll lay you off the buzz forced Amber's mother hit panic I was playing Elton give my ability and all full lately doesn't. And Almonte rule allows it was full club does she was a home. And when she figured out what happened she hit fury. But still sit on his vomit because right now I'm not let smuggled to take the bus to school Evers been attending Avon elementary school for about three years in the arrives. In a special education curriculum she's won awards and Special Olympics and bowling. Her parents monitors school work closely and every day. And Julie watches the clock waiting for the school bus which jobs ever off no later than four. But last Thursday at the bus that McCain not just mad about it because they you know obvious a lot of things happening now beyond speeches this week by phone the Newark school district confirmed what happened that the bus driver. With kids still on the bus. Drove herself home leaving the remaining children with the attendant amber captured this video on her phone. She told them closer to in the day. You know had to. Candy he's digital sound. Police tracked down the bus and got the kids to a precinct where parents pick them up the bus company is mercy USA in east aren't we went there. That didn't. Nothing there then. But an employee called the company's private line the person refused to answer any of my questions. Newark's schools says mercy USA's contract. Was canceled and for now Amber's not writing any school bus unloaded skid. So what Amber's mother attended add meeting today at a -- avenue school she says that meeting. Included someone from Child Protective Services. Milk school district says they are continuing to investigate. Put out we're live here in Newark Toni Yates channel seven Eyewitness News.

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