Bus driver may have been texting before crash - FOX 13 News

Bus driver may have been texting before crash

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Photo courtesy SPD. Photo courtesy SPD.
Photo courtesy SPD. Photo courtesy SPD.
SARASOTA (FOX 13) -

A school bus collided with a garbage truck in Sarasota Friday afternoon.

According to police, some children on the bus say their driver was using a cell phone and possibly texting at the time of the crash.

It happened at the intersection of Ringling Boulevard and Tuttle Avenue.

The driver of the bus, Audrey Howe, has been charged with careless driving.

None of the children from Gulf Gate Elementary School were hurt.

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