Nathan Deyoung of Texas is charged with failing to obey warning signs and barricades over roads and endangering a child.
A Texas DOT report states that the bus driver involved in a recent crash was driving too fast for conditions when he overcorrected and the bus hydroplaned and rolled over.
The school bus, which is transporting 42 students, rolls into a ditch and catches on fire, officials say. One student dies and three students are taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
Officials said the school bus was traveling from Norman, Oklahoma, to San Antonio, Texas, when the driver lost control. Several passengers on board sustained significant injuries.
Video from the Texas school bus shows a car apparently side-swiping the left side of the bus before speeding off. No injuries were reported.
Gerald Gardner of Texas collapses behind the wheel, and three students quickly move to safely park and evacuate the bus. Gardner is later pronounced dead of a heart attack.
San Antonio Independent School District equips its buses with stop-arm cameras, and is also outfitting them with other exterior and interior cameras and Wi-Fi.
Some Dallas-area districts are now operating their own bus service, while others opt to outsource. Residents voted last year to shut down transportation provider Dallas County Schools.
The routing software developer will help Houston ISD deal with a driver shortage with hub locations for drop-offs and pickups, ensuring students only ride on their assigned routes, and creating a two-tiered service pattern.
A 3-year-old boy in Texas is found unresponsive after being left in a daycare bus, where the temperature reaches 113 degrees, for about four hours. He is taken to the hospital where he is declared dead.
Police say the shooting of the 18-year-old student was apparently the result of a fight at the bus stop.
The event comes as the state considers how to spend its $209 million share of VW mitigation funding.
Since the school bus agency that served it is shutting down, Dallas Independent School District considers hiring teachers to help it meet its goal of hiring 400 more drivers amidst a shortage.