Longview ISD bus driver fired after kicking students off bus Friday afternoon
POSTED: Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 4:29pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 9:59pm
Longview, Texas (KETK) — A bus driver from Longview ISD was fired after kicking students off the school bus, Friday afternoon.
Students in Longview ISD said their bus driver told them to "get off," around High Street near Garfield Drive at 5:45 p.m.
According to Longview officials, the bus driver blamed it on the students' bad behavior. The driver tried to scare the students, by "kicking them off," but was then unsuccessful getting them back on.
About 20 students were on the bus at the time.
Sistrict officials tell KETK, there are procedures to handle situations on buses.