Van Driver Charged with Leaving Student Alone Agrees to Enter Rehabilitation Program
PALMERTON, Pa. -- A driver charged with leaving a special needs student alone on a van for hours in Carbon County has agreed to enter a rehabilitation program. Robert Sander, 75, of Palmerton waived a preliminary hearing on Wednesday. Sander told police he parked the van at his home last month after dropping kids off at Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit 21 in Schnecksville.