TX bus driver arrested during Monday morning route for DWI
POSTED: Monday, October 21, 2013 - 3:25pm
UPDATED: Monday, October 21, 2013 - 3:28pm
Rosebud, Texas (KETK) — A Texas bus driver was arrested Monday morning during his regular bus route for driving while intoxicted.
Ralph Ucciferro of Rosebud, was arrested after the Rosebud Police Department received a call from a parent of a student on a Rosebud-Lott Isd bus stating that the bus driver was intoxicated.
An investigated stop was conducted on the school bus, and the driver submitted to a portable breath test where he blew over the legal limit.
The school district was notified to take charge of the bus and the children.
Ucciferro was arrested and taken to Falls Community Hospital where he submitted to a blood test, and then transported to the Falls County Jail. Ucciferro was booked in on Driving While Intoxicated w/child 15 years and younger which is a state jail felony.