Sikeston school officials reviewing protocol for buses at train crossings

Sikeston bus incident, protocols being reviewed

SIKESTON, Mo. (KFVS) - School officials are reviewing standard protocols at train crossings.

The move comes after a social media post claimed a Sikeston R-6 bus driver ignored the safety arms at a crossing.

We reached out to them about the post.

A spokeswoman told us the video review of the incident revealed the safety of students was never threatened, so the bus driver was not ticketed.

She said student safety is their utmost concern.

The school district also notified parents on Facebook.

Yesterday afternoon, a report was made by a person who stated she witnessed a Sikeston R-6 bus driver ignoring the...

Posted by Sikeston R-6 Schools on Thursday, September 19, 2019

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