Monkey hops onto bus and drives into 2 parked busesBy Mason White 3:44 AM December 28, 2015
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By: Chan Yuan
(Scroll down for video) Two buses suffered damages after a wild monkey hopped onto a bus and drove into the vehicles before being detained, police in India said.
Uttar Pradesh police said that they were called to the scene by numerous people who witnessed the monkey getting into the driver’s seat and slamming into the two parked buses.
According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded on Monday, when the driver parked at the old roadways station and decided to take a quick nap.
The driver leaned back in the last row and fell asleep. After a few minutes, the monkey appeared and climbed into the driver’s seat and managed to start the engine.
The driver woke up from the noise and ran to the front in order to chase the animal away. However, the animal panicked and hit the stick shift, putting the bus into gear.
People in the parking lot ran for their lives after seeing the monkey driving the bus. The driver managed to regain control of the bus, but not before it hit two parked buses.