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Ore. bus driver suspended for reading eBook

September 18, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A public transportation bus driver in Portland, Ore. was suspended for driving while reading an eBook. A video taken by a passenger on the bus shows the driver reading while driving commuters.

The man who took the video said there were several passengers on the bus with him.

He said that the driver would look up occasionally and at one time took his hands off the steering wheel and used his elbows to steer.

TriMet, the bus company, said the driver has been suspended while the incident is investigated.

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