It’s said an apple a day keeps the doctor away. However, for a bus driver in China, putting the proverb into action cost him his job. The reason? He was caught on camera peeling an apple while driving a bus on a highway. A passenger commuting on the bus recorded the scene which has since been shared on social media.
According to People’s Daily, China the incident took place in Taizhou, China’s Jiangsu province on July 11. The video posted shows the bus driver calmly peeling an apple and tossing the discarded peels in a bucket while driving the bus. He can then be seen biting into the apple like it’s no big deal.
The driver has reportedly been banned from driving any passenger vehicles, reports People’s Daily, China.
Several people have commented on the startling video.
“Drivers like him endanger people’s for this particular reason.. Not paying attention/ focusing on driving 100 percent,” writes one person on Facebook. “What a crazy and irresponsible driver. His driving license should be taken away forever,” comments another.
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