California: Joanne Madule faces DUI homicide charges after killing Marguerita McIntosh while loaded and driving school bus…with 11 kids on board!
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From Ventura County Star
Marguerita McIntosh was on her afternoon walk to the neighborhood CVS store Wednesday when she was hit and killed by a Ventura school bus driver accused of being under the influence.
McIntosh, 75, was born in London and lived in the same Ventura home with her husband for 52 years.
“My mom was the light of my dad’s life,” said daughter Kate McDonald. “She was beloved by everyone.”
The bus driver, Joanne Madaule, 54, of Ventura, was released Thursday from jail on bond. Bail was set at $50,000. She was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence causing injury and vehicular manslaughter, police said
Madaule is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday. She could not be reached for comment Thursday.
The bus had 11 students aboard when the incident occurred about 2:55 p.m ….MORE