A Senegalese bus driver with Italian citizenship has been arrested in San Donato Milanese, near Milan, after he has put on Tuesday a school bus with 51 students on Board in a fire. The students and two adults were able to leave the vehicle. No one was seriously injured, but 14 students were admitted because of smoke inhalation to the hospital.
Also, the captured Senegalese was taken to the hospital. The 47-year-old bus driver, has, since 2004, the Italian citizenship, was due to the mission of the children after a trip to the school. He changed, but suddenly the course and made their way to Milan.
He threatened children with a knife, and stressed that he wanted to Milan Linate airport. According to the students, the driver wanted to protest against the immigration policy of the Italian government. "Enough with the dead in the Mediterranean sea!", he is said to have repeatedly called. And: "no one gets out of here alive."
Some of the students alerted by phone, the parents, the informed, in turn, the police. Cars of the Carabinieri blocked the Bus. After the children got off the train, was the driver of the school bus on fire.
The interior Ministry in Rome announced that the Senegalese is already due to sexual violence and drinking and driving is officially known. (nlu/sda)
Created: 20.03.2019, 14:58 PM