Trump: I'm Giving Hero Bus Driver $10K He tweets that reward is on the way for Buffalonian who saved woman By John Johnson, Newser Staff Posted Nov 1, 2013 5:07 PM CDT 38 comments Comments Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File) (Newser) – Assuming Donald Trump's tweet is as good as his word, a Buffalo bus driver is about to get a nice reward for rescuing a suicidal woman. Trump tweeted that he intends to give Darnell Barton $10,000 for his actions, reports WIVB-TV. "The bus driver who saved the woman from jumping off the bridge was really cool, great guy," he wrote. "I'm going to send him $10,000-he deserves it!" If you missed the original story, Barton stopped his bus when he spotted a woman who looked ready to jump from a bridge overpass into traffic. He calmly got her off the ledge and stayed with her until help arrived.