September 22, 2009
Tire monitor causes Disney bus shutdown
Officials with Florida's Walt Disney World said a suspicious device reported on a bus turned out to be an old prototype tire-pressure monitor.
Disney spokeswoman Andrea Finger said Monday a maintenance crew unfamiliar with the device, which was installed on a single bus in 1998, found the object on the bus Thursday and the Orange County Sheriff's Office send a bomb squad to investigate, the Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel reported Tuesday.
out of an abundance of caution.
However, bus service resumed once the object was identified as a prototype tire-pressure monitor utilizing wireless technology.