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Bus driver charged with driving while impaired

The driver was arrested at a subway station in west-end Toronto

A Mississauga Transit bus driver has been arrested and charged with driving his bus while under the influence.

The driver was arrested at a subway station in west-end Toronto after a passenger alerted police.

The passenger believed the driver was having a medical problem as the vehicle pulled into the subway station (Islington).

The 54-year-old driver was arrested after Toronto police and paramedics arrived on the scene.

Brian Lyons, who has been driving a bus for 25 years, faces charges of impaired driving and threatening bodily harm.