No criminal charges for former Commerce secretary after traffic accidents

John Bryson John Bryson Rajanish Kakade/AP
Los Angeles County prosecutors have opted not to file criminal charges against former Commerce Secretary John Bryson, The Associated Press reported Tuesday.
 
Bryson stepped down on June 21 after taking a short medical leave of absence following several traffic accidents he said were the result of a seizure he suffered. He was found unconcious in his car. 
 
Los Angeles County prosecutors considered evidence presented by the San Gabriel police before declining to file felony hit-and-run charges, AP said. 
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