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Viewpoint - November 6, 2013

Editorial: A safer way to walk on city streets

Menlo Park has been rocked by two serious accidents in recent weeks. In one case, an alleged drunken driver ended the lives of a couple out for an evening walk with their dog on Chilco Street when she ran them down. And in another, an elderly man mistakenly accelerated forward from a diagonal parking space in front of Walgreen's on Santa Cruz Avenue, hitting and seriously injuring 6-year-old twins walking down the sidewalk. One continues to recover.

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