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A brain-dead driver in France after an attack because he refused to carry passengers without a mask or ticket

July 6, 2020

Five people were arrested this Monday after an attack in which a bus driver was left brain dead in Bayonne and refused to allow France Bleu to get into their vehicle, the chain of, of young people who were neither wearing a ticket nor a mask local radio.

In response to the brutal aggression, the Chronoplus transport unions have called for interruptions this Monday, which could last until Tuesday. The victim of the attack is a 58-year-old driver and father of three children.

The events occurred on Sunday afternoon in Bayona at the Balinchon stop, and the driver has been admitted to a brain-dead hospital since Monday. According to union sources, the driver was attacked by several people because he refused to let them get on the bus when they tried to get there without a ticket or mask and with a dog.

A brain-dead driver in France after an attack because he refused to carry passengers without a mask or ticketA brain-dead driver in France after an attack because he refused to carry passengers without a mask or ticket

The driver got out of the vehicle to prevent her from overtaking, and at that moment one of the teenagers hit him in the head and hit him from behind.