WHITTIER A bus driver was taken to a local hospital after being assaulted on the job Wednesday, officials said. The attack occurred about 8:30 p.m. on Norwalk Boulevard at Palm Avenue, said Whittier police Lt. Steve Dean. The female Foothill Transit bus driver was apparently punched in the head, Dean said, although initial reports said there was a weapon involved. It was not immediately clear if there was a suspect in custody, said Dean. 165Let’s talk business.Catch up on the business news closest to you with our daily newsletter. Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! The condition of the driver was not known.