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Report: U.S. Commerce Secretary Unconscious After Double Hit & Run
Monday, June 11, 2012 - 12:08 PM
The L.A. Times has the most details on John Bryson's double hit & run. We'll keep you updated as more emerges. From the L.A Times report:
U.S. Secretary of Commerce John Bryson was involved in two hit-and-run accidents in the San Gabriel Valley on Satruday before being found unconscious inside his Lexus vehicle by police, authorities said.
Bryson was treated at the scene by Los Angeles County firefighters. Authorities said drugs or alcohol do not appear to have played a role in the crash.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and San Gabriel Police Department said in a joint statement that Bryson was cooperative wad detectives. He was cited for felony hit and run but was not booked into jail because he had been admitted to the hospital. His condition was not known.