Last week, the Chicago Tribune published an article about how more people walking are getting killed by drivers in Chicagoland.
While we were glad to see the coverage of this terrible development, we thought the article failed to make important distinctions.
In particular, readers need to know that the greatest danger in a crash lies with drivers. And likewise, the fault typically is the driver's.
In response to the article, I submitted the following letter to editor to the Chicago Tribune. Unfortunately, the letter has not been published. So we're providing it here.
In addressing the recent increase in...