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Victim of fatal crash on Powers Blvd identified

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Deadly crash at Powers and Aeroplaza in Colorado Springs. Deadly crash at Powers and Aeroplaza in Colorado Springs.

COLORADO SPRINGS - Colorado Springs Police responded to a fatal single vehicle crash at the intersection of Aeroplaza Dr. and Powers Blvd. on Wednesday. According to police, upon arrival a southbound vehicle was found that had driven off the road and struck a pole.

There were two men in the vehicle, both of which were taken to the hospital for treatment. The passenger died due to injuries, he has been identified as 22-year old Anthony Carrasquillo.

After conducting an investigation the Major Accident Unit did find speed and drugs were factors in the crash. The driver of the vehicle is 25-year old David Huff, who was arrested.

Huff may face charges of Vehicular Homicide, Driving Under the Influence of Drugs among other charges. This fatality is the 25th traffic related death in Colorado Springs this year.

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