Western N.C. fire chief fired after D...

Western N.C. fire chief fired after DWI charge

There are 1 comment on the Burlington Times News story from Sep 6, 2013, titled Western N.C. fire chief fired after DWI charge. In it, Burlington Times News reports that:

The chief of a fire department in Buncombe County has been fired after being arrested on a drunken driving charge.

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#1 Sep 7, 2013
"driving while impaired _in a marked fire department SUV_"

It's the DWI _while in a marked fire department SUV_ that killed his career, not the "driving while impaired".

See, it's the "oh, our image is tainted, now you have to go", not "we care about the safety of our citizens".

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