1CHP report sympathetic to Prius driver
By Tanya Mannes, UNION-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER
Originally published March 17, 2010 at 4:08 p.m., updated March 17, 2010 at
The back and forth on whether James Sikes is a victim of faulty Toyota
engineering or a con artist revved up again Wednesday with the release of a
CHP report portraying him sympathetically.
The California Highway Patrol painted the picture of a man panicked, shaken
and desperate to gain control as his runaway vehicle approached a