Bus driver passes out after smoking pot, crashes

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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - A bus driver is caught smoking synthetic cannabis behind the wheel, right before he falls asleep. Shaun Murphy steers with his elbow for a moment, and sometimes he has no control at all. Finally, the 57-year-old`s Sunday joyride comes to an end as he passes out.

Police say Murphy and the bus missed a woman and her daughter by a matter of seconds.

Murphy had to be freed from the bus and was taken to a local hospital after the crash.

Once there, police found the drugs and pipe.

Murphy is now on trial facing traffic and drug charges.