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School bus collision-TER: What do you think of the setting of the driver exam?

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School bus collision-TER: What do you think of the setting of the driver exam?


Late Tuesday afternoon, a TER struck a school bus on a level crossing near Auxerre, in Yonne. Eighteen children were slightly injured, one seriously, but his prognosis is more committed this morning. TER passengers are unharmed.

"Time for a second I turned my head and there was the big lights of the bus in front of me. I was projected toward the stairs, I held a railing, I do remember that. I thought I was going to die. " Salima, 14, testifies in the daily France Soir drama she lived Tuesday, shortly before 18:30. A train hit a school bus on a level crossing. The bus was carrying about thirty adolescents.

"According to first reports, there would be a fight that would be triggered in the bus, causing the driver intervention, which would have stopped on the crossing," said AFP the prosecutor of the Republic Auxerre. C hauffeur has indeed said that "the students would have heckled," which "would have disrupted his conduct."


The man, 48, still in "shock" was placed under investigation on Wednesday for "endangering the lives of others" and "involuntary injury". The prosecutor announced that "direct and primary cause of this accident was that the driver stopped to calm a fight between students. He had the feeling of having passed the danger zone. It is therefore an error of assessment, since the back of the car was hit. " He added that "the signals and barriers without defect."

The alcohol tests were negative.

Under judicial supervision, the man is now "forbidden to drive buses." He faces a sentence of three years imprisonment.

And you, what do you think? The car he deserves driver sentenced to three years in prison?

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