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Drunk Party Bus Driver Had Triple Legal Alcohol Limit

Posted on May 14, 2013

PLAINFIELD, Ill. -- A bus driver had a blood alcohol content nearly three times the legal limit when he took a vehicle full of teens to their prom, DuPage County sheriff's officials said Monday.

Chicago Tribune report/WGN-TV video report here.

Related Topics: alcoholic beverages, chauffeur behavior, criminal incidents, driver behavior, driver safety, drunk driving, limo buses, party buses, passenger safety, prom

Comments ( 1 )
  • Lyndy Burnham

     | about 5 years ago

    How lucky that nobody was hurt or killed in what was 100% preventable incident! How is it that a dispatcher, 27 students and all their parents missed this driver's impairment at 3 times the legal level? I wonder why students would not insist on getting off the bus or having driver pull over as soon as they witnessed the dangerous and erratic behavior. As a parent, I would have gone after the vehicle and taken my child off...

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