By: KDKA-TV News Staff

BUTLER (KDKA) – The Butler Transit Authority has announced it is stopping its local service due to a driver shortage.

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According to its website, local service is shut down indefinitely and the earliest buses could resume regular service is early next month.

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The authority’s executive director said the reason is most of their drivers are sick.

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Commuter routes will resume after the authority contracted those routes to Coach USA Lenzner.