Florida bus driver kicks special needs student

March 21, 2013 10:19:01 AM PDT
Authorities say a Florida bus driver was fired after a video surfaced showing an incident of alleged child abuse.

The video from last fall in Tampa, shows a special needs student trying to exit the bus.

When the bus driver tells the girl to wait her turn, the girl slaps the driver.

Prosecutors say, the video then shows the driver, kicking the student down the steps.

The driver has pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from the incident.