GUILDERLAND, N.Y. – A local woman was arrested on several charges after an alleged road rage incident involving a school bus.
Members of the Guilderland Police Department responded to a road rage incident around 7:35 a.m. Monday on Ryan Place. According to police, Beth Aviza recklessly passed a moving and occupied Mohonasen school bus and then intentionally cut off the school bus coming to a stop in front of the bus.
Her actions caused the bus to stop suddenly. Police said Aviza then forcefully attempted to enter the bus by prying the school bus air door open causing damage to the door.
None of the bus’s occupants were injured, and Aviza was arrested at the Guilderland Police Department without incident.
Aviza was charged with one count of Reckless Endangerment in the Second Degree, four counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child, one count of Criminal Mischief in the Fourth Degree, one count of Reckless Driving and one count of Unattended Motor Vehicle.
She is scheduled to appear in Guilderland Town Court on February 5.