September 12: Muni operator caught using rubber band in dangerous violation



 – A photo of a Muni operator using a rubber band to keep a throttle in place that was posted on social media is raising safety concerns.

Muni officials say it has identified the driver in the incident. They say this is a serious safety violation and that the matter is under investigation.

This issue is unrelated to the Muni bus crash reported Monday in the Marina.

One train operator told KTVU why some drivers do this.