Bus Driver Death Probe ExpandedThe investigation surrounding the death of bus driver Laquita Alvin has expanded with Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez instructing police to examine not only how she died but also determine who may have tampered with a safety device on her bus that could have saved her life.
Family Of Dead Bus Driver Reacts, New Concerns EmergeLaquita Alvin's daughter, Terrinisha, could barely hold back her tears or her anger after learning that her mother’s death could have been prevented if the county had properly maintained a warning system on Alvin’s bus.
Warning Alarm Broken On Runaway Bus That Killed DriverOn December 5, at approximately 4:30 pm, Miami-Dade County Transit driver Laquito Alvin steered her bus into the Northside Depot on 79th Street and Northwest 32nd Avenue. It was the end of her route, which had taken her from the Northside Depot to Mercy Hospital and back, and she would have just a few minutes to go to the bathroom before starting the circuit all over again.
CBS4 Investigates: Man Trapped In STS VanBrian Taylor is one of thousands handicapped riders who relies on Miami-Dade's Special Transportation Service. But recently, he said, an experience onboard a van left him traumatized.