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-- one -- -- New Mexico being hailed as a hero for chasing after a runaway -- this is a crazy story.
-- Carlson was waiting for the school bus to take her daughter to school when she noticed that something was wrong with the driver.
That moment she stopped the bus jumped aboard.
After saving the kids and -- this time would -- -- and that's.
Albuquerque mainland where's your emergency hello yes -- -- -- -- and -- -- that he can't that's a good movie completely cut -- -- just -- He's joining us now apparently that you had back to -- about the iPad only driving the ball and the back to a movie.
Since joining us now is the mom who stayed calm under very tense situation on a Karlsson joining us now -- take a deep front there are right so.
Take us back you're outside you're waiting and -- was another mother there right and some other kids.
Yeah me them and what have -- -- -- where what did you see.
Our -- driver -- the bus was coming around the corner like usual and our kids were getting ready to line up.
To you know waiting for the past -- common.
He never stopped and to -- we weren't sure what was going on.
My neighbor and I just kind of -- a little puzzled and my daughter my oldest daughter started.
Running up the sidewalk hoping that you know just maybe it we thought it was a new bus driver or something and she noticed something was wrong and she just.
Yelled out to me mom something's wrong with our -- striker and Diane.
I just started running after the bus.
And I noticed that he -- shaking he with.
And I just started thinking and and kicking the door and trying to pry it open and that little third crater that opened that door for me.
He's my hero because.
If he had never opened that door for me I went have been able to stop that last one had a feeling a lot of people don't really get in the parents and parent it can -- -- -- and the parents of the kids on that -- think that your hero for doing that I need.
There's a bus rolling down the street you jump on enemies -- like something out of a movie yet.
Any reservations whatsoever about trying to jump on her.
You know I.
But I think you just don't think about it how I think you just keep your in the moment and I'm just so thankful we were there.
Come for not only that students that young children we're talking about elementary school children here and the bus driver.
I'm so glad we were there.
There's lots of parents that aren't that bus stops and I'm just glad it happened where it happened I'm so thankful do you do you want any changes to -- I know this is a situation where the bus driver in he was having seizure.
And apparently he's doing okay.
But it has its -- just start thinking about any changes that you would want sort of within that the -- -- the bus driving.
You know the bus drivers themselves.
Absolutely and I I really I met with that we all met with local leaders here yesterday of the -- transportation department for Albuquerque public schools and I was promised they were gonna make some changes and I'm urging.
All leaders out there that work with their school districts.
-- to please visit their transportation.
On buses for students to train the students on what to do not only for evacuations.
What to do -- a driver becomes incapacitated.
Because -- I believe that question of what would've happened if I wasn't there we weren't there what would've happened.
Rhonda take a deep breath you are here -- think.
Did a good job here today we appreciate you coming on and I'm sure all the families appreciate what you did to -- their children takings.
Thank you so much thanks for joining us today.
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