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Bus driver saves toddler wandering in street

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Portland, OR -  A transit bus driver in Oregon came to the rescue of a toddler wandering in the street and the whole thing was caught on surveillance video.

Bill Clark stopped the bus to rush out to aid of a little boy headed for a very busy street. Gresham Police say the boy wandered out of his apartment while his dad was sleeping last Friday morning.

Clark says the two-year-old didn't seem scared but couldn't tell him where he lived.  So he took the boy to the nearby Gresham Transit Station to wait for police and 
workers.  Clark tried to keep the little boy entertained and brought him snacks. 

Clark has been driving for Tri-Met for 7 years and Greyhound driver for 10 years.  Clark said. "I guess God put me in the right place at the right time."

The boy's parents were not charged.


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