September 22, 2013 Updated: September 22, 2013 at 11:52 am
DENVER — Westminster police say a school bus driver accused of sideswiping a vehicle while transporting a freshman football team from a game has been charged with DUI.
The Denver Post reports (http://bit.ly/1gP9ofB ) 57-year-old Burton Carpenter was taking members of the Mountain Range High School team from a game at Prairie View High School when the bus hit the vehicle Saturday. Carpenter also faces charges of child abuse, posing threat or injury to a child and reckless endangerment.
Authorities say 37 students and four adults were aboard the bus when Carpenter hit the vehicle in a parking lot, causing minor damage.
No injuries were reported.
Information from: The Denver Post, http://www.denverpost.com