|Cynthia Grosse - Riverside Police|
Criminals love that reporters call their crimes "accidents".
Fortunately, Riverside Police Chief Thomas Weitzel was having none of it. This from today's (9/17/15) Chicago Tribune.
The Chicago Tribune covered the story well. Unfortunately, other Chicago media weren't swayed by Chief Weitzel's plea:
"Drunk driving is a violent criminal act and this crash demonstrates that," Weitzel said in a statement. "Make no mistake, this is not an accident. This is a purposeful act, a crash, and it is a crime that is 100 percent preventable.