Charlottetown police catch driver passing school bus

Published on January 29, 2016

Two empty school busses sit with flashers on along a dirt road near Mount Stewart following a minor accident involving an ATV.

©Steve Sharratt/The Guardian

Bus had red lights flashing as children getting off Wednesday at April Lane, Maypoint Road

A young woman has been charged for passing a school bus that was dropping off children.

Charlottetown Police Services said in a statement issued Friday that the incident happened this past Wednesday just before 3 p.m. at the corner of April Lane and  Maypoint Road.

The school bus had all its red lights and stop sign engaged, said the report.

"The accused, a 25-year-old female resident of Charlottetown, will be appearing in provincial court at a later date," said the report.