Fans of Toronto crossing guard urge police to 'let her dance'

The people that know and love Toronto's dancing crossing guard are urging police to 'let her dance' while on the job.
Supporters of Toronto’s dancing crossing guard want police to let her groove. 2:05

A Toronto crossing guard who likes to dance while doing her job has been told by police that her fancy footwork could be a distraction to drivers.

The directive to cut out the dancing has upset Kathleen Byers, who says there has never been an incident during her 10 years as a crossing guard.

It has also upset the students at Grove Community School, who are rallying around their well-known crossing guard.

Click on the video above to see a full report from the CBC’s Michelle Cheung.

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