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Megabus driver charged with drunken driving

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

A bus driver has been arrested for drunken driving in Johnson County.  The Iowa State Patrol pulled over the Megabus Friday night on I-80 near Iowa City.

Police say the driver, 52-year-old Carl Smiley, of Chicago, smelled of alcohol, admitted drinking and failed a sobriety test.

A passenger says the bus had been swerving but he thought it was the wind.

The company is investigating the incident.

Smiley is charged with 2nd-offense OWI.

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