A serious accident shut down sections of Interstate 25 on the afternoon of Feb. 3, according to local sources. Officers in Colorado Springs responded to the crash that claimed the life of one man and injured another individual. Fatal motor vehicle accidents must be carefully investigated to determine their cause, which can cause significant backup of traffic while police scour the scene.
A man in Colorado Springs was tragically killed and another has been hurt following an accident on Jan. 17, according to local police. Colorado authorities responded to the scene of the two-car crash that claimed the life of a 36-year-old passenger. One of the drivers involved is believed to have been driving under the influence of alcohol and is facing charges. As with most motor vehicle accidents involving potential DUI, this case remains under careful scrutiny by authorities.
Police have identified two people who tragically lost their lives in a single-car accident near Kremmling. Colorado State Patrol has chosen to release the identities of these two individuals in the midst of their investigation. As with most motor vehicle accidents, the investigation will take time to complete, but criminal charges will not be forthcoming as the driver was among the deceased.
A single-vehicle crash in Pueblo has resulted in the death of a passenger, according to local police. The three Colorado residents who were in the vehicle at the time of the accident all suffered injuries, and one of those three was pronounced dead as a result. As is the case with many motor vehicle accidents, officials are still investigating the cause of this tragedy, and charges against the driver have not yet been filed.
One person is dead following a vehicle crash involving a school bus in Castle Rock, according to local authorities. The accident happened in the early morning on Dec. 7 and claimed the life of one woman. As with many motor vehicle accidents, Colorado police are still working to determine what happened to cause this crash, and their investigation is still underway at this point.
Two people are dead after a stolen vehicle struck their car in Fort Collins. The office of the Larimer County Coroner has confirmed that a 55-year-old man and his 38-year-old daughter lost their lives in the Colorado accident. Motor vehicle accidents where a crime is suspected are always carefully investigated to ensure appropriate charges are filed against the driver or drivers responsible.
A man and a woman are facing serious charges after an alleged street racing event caused the death of another man. The Colorado Springs Police Department has confirmed that both individuals are facing charges of vehicular homicide following the fatal crash. As with many motor vehicle accidents, this crash is still under investigation in order for police to gather evidence and make a formal report with their findings.
A man accused of drunk driving may have been responsible for a serious crash in Colorado Springs on the afternoon of Sept. 30, according to local sources. The accident occurred in the afternoon on West Colorado Avenue, and a 44-year-old man was arrested on charges of DUI as well as a number of other infractions. Thankfully, the local fire station was able to respond quickly to the accident, but as with many motor vehicle accidents of this type, this incident is still under investigation.
Taken individually, speed and alcohol both pose separate dangers to people on Colorado's roadways. When combined, they only increase the potential for a devastating car accident. Sadly, impairment tends to lead to excessive speed that, in turn, tends to lead to car accidents.
One man has been arrested following a serious rollover crash that injured a child, according to local sources. Colorado authorities say the man is being charged with drunk driving after the accident in Colorado Springs. The investigation is still underway, as a thorough investigation is required for motor vehicle accidents causing injury.