Christine Dahab, a 27-year-old motorist, slammed into 11 cyclists on a night time group ride Wednesday night. According to police, the driver is facing felony DUI charges.
UPDATE: Alex T. posted more details, including some explanations on how LAPD tried to shift blame onto the riders.
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People were sent flying into the air like rag dolls. (ABC News).
Another witness likened what happened to “a bowling ball knocking down pins
(LA Times Blogs)
To preempt any blame being put on the victims, Sgt Krumer stated that “[the cyclists] are not at fault simply for being out there in the roadway”.
CBS News has more footage of the aftermath: