WASHINGTON (WJLA) — A lady was caught on cellular phone video smashing the window of a Greyhound bus in Northeast D.C. with a car jack before trying to run over the bus driver with her car as he tried to cease her from fleeing the scene.
According to D.C. police, the lady, who has been recognized as 20-year-old Mariana Silver, of Northeast D.C., illegally handed the bus in the 1800 block of Bladensburg Road and sideswiped one other driver in the method. When the driver tried to make contact with the lady, she grew irate and an argument broke out.
After witnessing the accident and ensuing argument, the bus driver obtained concerned, saying, “You’re a crazy driver, you need to get off the road,” in accordance to a police report.
The lady then obtained a bat from the trunk of her car and began hitting the driver’s aspect bus window before retrieving a car jack that she used to smash the window, which is the place the cellular phone video picks up.
In the video, the bus driver is seen standing in entrance and leaping on the hood of her car in an try to hold her from fleeing the scene. She continues to drive off with the bus driver on the hood of her car till he falls off.
Police say the lady has since been recognized, however has not been arrested.
On Friday afternoon, Greyhound launched a press release relating to the incident.
After talking with police on the scene, the driver was in a position to full the route by transporting clients to their scheduled cease at Union Station. Our commonplace protocol consists of an interview with drivers following any incident, and we’ll proceed cooperating with regulation enforcement on this matter as it’s nonetheless underneath investigation. For further info, please contact native authorities.
If you’ve gotten seen Silver or her car, an Audi A8 with DC tags: FV 9179, name 202-727-9099 or textual content 50411.
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