A popular street festival was the site of near tragedy on the night of Sept. 1, according to local sources. The Denver festival, A Taste of Colorado, was disrupted by a vehicle driving through a barrier and injuring a pedestrian. As with all car accidents of this type, this one is still under investigation and charges could be pending against the driver.
A single-car accident in Pueblo resulted in the death of the driver, according to local sources. The Colorado Department of Transportation has confirmed the crash occurred around 7:30 p.m. on Aug. 23. For the moment they have not come to a final determination of what caused the crash, but as with many car accidents, they have not ruled out alcohol and reckless driving as possible factors.
A 29-year-old man is tragically dead, and several other people, including two children, have been hospitalized after a head-on crash in Commerce City. Colorado authorities have yet to determine the cause of the crash and have not ruled out alcohol as a possible factor. As with most car accidents causing fatalities, this one is still under careful investigation as of this report.
One person has died in a serious auto collision at the Cimarron interchange, according to local police. Authorities in Colorado Springs have also confirmed that two other people were injured in the accident, which closed down the lanes below Interstate 25 for over eight hours. As with many fatal car accidents, the identity of the deceased individual is being withheld pending notification of next of kin, and police have not filed charges.
A 29-year-old man is under arrest following a serious accident that sent six people to the hospital, according to local sources. Colorado Springs police responded to the crash on the afternoon of July 24. As with many car accidents, police are still in the process of investigating the cause of this crash, though it appears one driver may face charges of DUI.
A cyclist was killed on Independence Day and local police have arrested a suspect believed to have been involved in the hit-and-run accident. Car accidents of this type are carefully investigated by Colorado authorities, and if the driver is found to have broken the law in regard to the accident, he could face jail time. However, the investigation is still underway as of this report.
Police in Colorado Springs have arrested a woman they believe was driving drunk after a crash that injured one person, according to local sources. Colorado authorities have confirmed the arrest of a 30-year-old woman under suspicion of DUI. Car accidents causing serious injury, especially when predicated on drunk driving, can result in serious criminal penalties, including loss of license and jail time.
Police are still trying to determine what caused a serious crash that injured multiple people on the night of June 20, according to local sources. The Colorado Highway Patrol in association with the Windsor Police Department are investigating the crash, and so far no arrests have been made. As with many car accidents, however, police have asked that anyone with information about the accident reach out to authorities.
A bus carrying youth group members and adult supervisors reportedly crashed on their way to Denver, according to authorities. Colorado State Patrol has confirmed the crash that killed the driver and a seminarian who was accompanying the Catholic group back from Albequerque. The company that operates the charter bus service is coordinating with authorities to find a cause for the crash. Car accidents of this type often require considerable investigation by experts.
A man believed to have been responsible for causing the deaths of a father and daughter has pleaded guilty to two counts of murder in the second degree, according to local sources. Colorado authorities have been overseeing the trial of the 20-year-old man, who is scheduled to be sentenced on Aug. 23. Car accidents rarely result in murder charges, but the particulars of this case may have influenced the charges filed.