On NPR this morning, they reported a massive hit-and-run incident in San Francisco. Omeed Popal was arrested on charges of hitting and killing one man in Fremont and then intentionally hitting 13 additional people on the streets of SF. Its horrible and frightening to think that this kind of thing can happen in your own backyard.
Here is a summary of the reports:
Linked from http://www.nytimes.com/2006/08/30/us/30frisco.html?_r=1&oref=slogin
The mayhem began just past noon in Fremont...Read Full Story
Omeed A. Popal was arrested on hit and run charges in San Francisco. He allegedly hit pedestrians and bicyclists in both Fremont and SF on Tuesday Aug 29, 2006. 1 person died and 13 were injured.