By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children says one of its bus drivers was carrying a gun.

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The head of the school says the school was notified that a driver appeared to be carrying a weapon during afternoon pickup.

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The driver was confronted, said he had a concealed carry permit and apologized.

The driver was transporting one student, who was immediately taken off the bus.

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The school says it has notified the authorities.