Passengers Take Wheel Of Out-Of-Control Bus On The M1
Driver suffers suspected medical episode
Quick acting bus passengers have potentially helped avoid a nasty accident on the M1 overnight.
Their bus driver started having a suspected medical episode while behind the wheel, travelling north on the Pacific Motorway at Reedy Creek around 9:45 on Sunday night.
According to the Queensland Ambulance Service, passengers managed to grab the wheel and gain control of the vehicle, before bringing it to a stop without serious incident.
The driver was later taken to Robina Hospital for further assessment.