Moment disturbed motorist throws in the window of the school bus and then runs over the driver when she gets out
Momentarily disturbed motorist smashes the school bus window and then runs over the driver as she gets out to take a picture of his car
- New York City police launched a manhunt for a crazy driver who ran over a 44-year-old bus driver on Friday afternoon
- The man got out of his gray Subaru Crosstrek to confront the bus driver at the corner of Hinsdale Street and Linden Boulevard in East New York.
- He smashed into a window of the bus and when the driver got out to answer him on her cell phone, he ran her over on purpose, police say.
- Police said she suffered trauma to much of her body and is in a critical but stable condition at Brookdale Hospital
NYPD detectives are on the hunt for a motorist who smashed a school bus window before deliberately mowing his driver in Brooklyn.
Dashcam footage from another vehicle shows the moment when the driver of a gray Subaru Crosstrek got out of his car to confront the 44-year-old bus driver.
She had stopped in front of lights on the corner of Hinsdale Street and Linden Boulevard in East New York at about 5:15 PM Friday evening, apparently infuriating the Subaru driver.
The man approaches the bus and smashes a window, and the female bus driver gets out of the vehicle and appears to be picking it up.
The driver quickly gets back into his Subaru and accelerates, plows against the woman, leaving her seriously injured in the middle of the road.
This series of photos from a video shows the man aggressively approaching the school bus after it stopped in front of traffic lights at the corner of Hinsdale St and Linden Boulevard in East New York at around 5:15 PM on Friday evening.
After smashing a window, the man gets back into his gray Subaru Crosstrek
The man goes to the school bus. Looks like he broke glass. She’s going to take a picture and he drives her over, ” said a NYPD spokesperson New York Post Saturday.
The bus driver was seriously injured and suffered “ trauma throughout her body, ” police said.
She is in a critical but stable condition at Brookdale Hospital.
Police say the bus driver did not know the suspect and would not comment on the motives for the attack.
The 44-year-old female driver gets off the school bus to take a photo of the alleged attacker
Police say he deliberately ran over the school bus driver and left her on the road with critical injuries before driving off Hinsdale.
It is not known whether there were children on the bus at that time.
He is described as 5 feet 7, with a thin stature and weighs about 155 pounds. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a light-colored jacket, green baseball cap, blue jeans and sneakers.
His gray Subaru Crosstrek had a New York license plate JKE-6813.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).