New Jersey School Bus Driver Accused Of DUI, Child Endangerment
PHILADELPHIA -- A New Jersey bus driver has been charged with drunken driving after a middle school student texted home with "Mommy I think our bus driver is drunk she's not driving right."
Westampton police Sgt. Stephen Ent says Carole Crockett had a blood-alcohol level of 0.25 percent, five times the legal limit for operating a commercial vehicle.
Parents called Westampton Middle School, which alerted police. Officers say they found Crockett at another school trying to pick up more students.
The 46-year-old Crockett didn't return a voice mail message Thursday. She was released on $85,000 bail.