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Frederick Flowers

School Bus into Syosset home (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

L.I. School Bus Driver Gets 1 Year In Prison For DWI Crash

Frederick Flowers of Massapequa Park had pleaded guilty to drunk driving and other charges in connection with the Oct. 4, 2012 incident.

04/30/2013

James Sommer was arraigned in Central Islip on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Bus Driver Pleads Not Guilty To DWAI After Crashing School Bus Into Tree Limb

The Massapequa man was arrested Monday after he crashed a school bus carrying 29 Plainedge Middle School students during a field trip in Cold Spring Harbor, Suffolk County police said.

10/23/2012

School Bus into Syosset home (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Parents Back Push For Interlock Ignition Devices On School Buses

Some parents on Long Island are encouraging lawmakers to pass a new law that would prevent school bus drivers from getting behind the wheel drunk.

CBS New York–10/20/2012

School Bus into Syosset home (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

NY Lawmakers Want Ignition Interlock Devices Installed In School Buses

The move comes after two alleged drunken driving incidents over the last two weeks.

10/17/2012