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Man Gets Prison Time In Edgewater DUI Death

A man who struck and killed an Edgewater resident has been sentenced after pleading guilty to aggravated DUI. Boubacar Bah was driving under the influence of alcohol and marijuana when he struck and killed Thomas Dalof, 26. Bah ran the stop sign at Lakewood and Granville Avenues, resulting in the incident.

Dalof had been out celebrating his acceptance to the Chicago Fire Department academy with his friends. Bah had originally fled the scene but later turned himself in.
Source: ChicagoBreakingNews.com

Other related articles:
Fatal DUI crash in Edgewater nets 8-year prison sentence (Chicago Tribune)
Man Gets 8 Years For Fatal Rogers Park Hit-And-Run (CBS2)

Does anyone else think that 8 years for driving drunk & high and taking a young man’s life seems a bit light?????


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