Bus driver says he left a student sleeping on a bus

MCKEE, Ky. (WYMT/WKYT) - A Jackson County school bus driver, who is also McKee's mayor, says he left a student sleeping on a bus Tuesday morning.

In a news release sent to the Jackson County Times, Mayor John Tompkins says he resigned as a bus driver and apologized to the student and his family.

It's not clear how long the student was on the bus.

Tompkins says the student was curled up asleep in the seat and another driver found him later in the morning.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WYMT CONTACT INFO 199 Black Gold Blvd. Hazard, KY 41701 606-436-5757 - switchboard 606-439-9968 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 191945841 - wkyt.com/a?a=191945841
Gray Television, Inc.