Content Tagged As fatal

1 month 3 weeks ago

Victim in fatal crash from Fort Carson

Update: The Fort Carson man, who was killed while crossing I-25, was a soldier. Timothy Brett Alexander from Hinesville, Georgia arrived at Fort Carson in 2013. The cavalry scout served in Afghanistan in 2012. COLORADO SPRINGS -- A 23-year-old Fort Carson man is dead after being hit twice while...

9 months 16 hours ago

Fatal motorcycle crash

One person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Colorado Springs. Police say the crash happened at Nevada and Winters just after 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Both intersections are back open. We will update as soon as we learn more.

1 year 1 month ago

Updated: Man struck and killed by train

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal accident where a person was struck by a train. It happened in Monument near Park Trail Drive and Blizzard Valley. Those with the Sheriff's Office say they got the call around 11:35 last night from Burlington Northern Santa...

1 year 2 months ago

I-25 All Lanes Open After Deadly Crash

UPDATE 9:00 AM The accident on I-25 is in final clean up stages and all lanes are clear. Colorado State Patrol report that a 47-year-old woman from Pueblo has died in a one-vehicle roll over accident on I-25 Wednesday morning. The crash happened around 6:20am on Northbound I-25 near...

1 year 3 months ago

Driver charged in double fatal crash

Charges have been filed against the woman driving the vehicle that struck another one in an intersection, killing a woman and one of her children in Eastern El Paso County. Arica Vlach of Peyton is facing two charges of vehicular homicide in the death of Nicole Enderle and her...

1 year 3 months ago

Fatal wreck on Powers

A person is dead from a rollover south of Platte on southbound Powers boulevard. It happened just after 11 a.m. Thursday morning. Police say excess speed could be to blame. The person was a 50 year-old man. His name has not been released.

1 year 4 months ago

One person killed in auto-ped

An auto-pedestrian crash has killed one person in Colorado Springs. It happened tonight just after 10 p.m. on Platte Avenue between Prairie Road and Iowa Avenue. Colorado Springs Police tell us this was a hit and run. They do not have much information on the suspect vehicle. They...

1 year 6 months ago

Man gets life in prison for fatal stabbing

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) - A 30-year-old man who was convicted in a fatal stabbing near Grand Junction has been sentenced to life in prison. The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports District Judge Brian Flynn sentenced Julio Ortiz on Friday and added another 146 years on habitual criminal charges. Ortiz...

1 year 6 months ago

Two dead after bus crash near Dallas

At least two people are dead and more than a dozen others are injured after a charter bus crashed near Dallas, Texas. The accident happened yesterday as a private charter bus was traveling on the President George Bush Turnpike. It took emergency crews about an hour to remove more than...

1 year 9 months ago

Fatal crash in Fremont County

One person is dead and two others injured after their SUV rolled on Highway 50 west of Pueblo. Colorado State Patrol tells us the driver of the vehicle lost control of the car and rolled it into the median just after 6:30 this evening. The car flipped several times....

1 year 10 months ago

Driver killed in head-on crash with semi

CHEYENNE COUNTY - A 28-year old man died in a head-on collision with a semi-truck in Cheyenne County. The accident happened at around 2:00 a.m. Sunday morning along Colorado Highway 40 near milepost 438. State troopers say the crash victim was headed west a 2000 Dodge Durango when he...

2 years 3 weeks ago

Car crash kills Fort Carson soldier

Staff Sgt. David Feaster, an active solider at Fort Carson, was killed Thursday night in a one-vehicle rollover at 18005 High Plains View in Hanover near the Pikes Peak International Raceway. His 11-year-old son was also in the car, but survived the crash uninjured. State Patrol tells News 5...

2 years 2 months ago

Gas well rupture kills one in Fort Lupton

Authorities say one person is dead and three others have minor injuries after a rupture at a natural gas well north of Fort Lupton. Weld County sheriff's Sgt. Tim Schwartz says pressure apparently caused one or more pieces of equipment to break loose Wednesday afternoon. Schwartz says there was no...

2 years 2 months ago

Parasailing accident kills a woman in Florida

South Florida authorities say a woman who was parasailing with her husband died when her harness broke and she plummeted as much as 200 feet into the Atlantic Ocean. Pompano Beach spokeswoman Sandra King says the 28-year-old woman was parasailing Wednesday afternoon when her harness broke. King says the boat...

2 years 2 months ago

Fatal crash in Widefield

Troopers with the Colorado State Patrol are investigating a fatal traffic accident on Goldfield Drive in Widefield. A car and motorcycle collided about half a mile north of Fontaine Blvd. just before 5:30 p.m. The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene, and the driver...

2 years 2 months ago

Two dead in crash near Trinidad

Two people have died in an accident just north of Trinidad that happened just after 9 o'clock this morning. The Colorado State Patrol reports one vehicle went out of control while southbound about 10 miles north of Trinidad and rolled. One person, a female, died at the scene. The...

2 years 11 months ago

Investigators seek cause of Alamosa plane crash

ALAMOSA, Colo. (AP) - Investigators are trying to determine the cause of a twin-engine plane crash in southern Colorado that killed its pilot. The Federal Aviation Administration says a Cessna 337 crashed and burned on a highway south of San Luis Valley Regional Airport Thursday afternoon soon after takeoff....

3 years 1 week ago

Fatal rollover crash

One person is dead, after a fatal rollover crash this morning. It happened on Garrett Road and Curtis Road, near Peyton, just after midnight. State Troopers say the car rolled and the driver died on scene. No name has been released, the accident is under investigation.

3 years 1 month ago

Woman faces murder charge for car wreck

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - A 32-year-old woman faces up to life in prison if convicted of a rare murder charge in a fatal car wreck near Clover Basin Reservoir. The Longmont-Times Call reports that a Boulder judge Thursday ruled that prosecutors may pursue a first-degree murder, extreme indifference charge...

3 years 4 months ago

Rifle man killed in RV collision

PARACHUTE, Colo. (AP) - A 35-year-old Rifle man has died after his pickup truck collided with an RV. The Colorado State Patrol says an RV driven by James Vanacore was traveling westbound in the right lane on Interstate 70 on Tuesday when his RV blew a front tire. ...

3 years 4 months ago

Fatal car crash in Chaffee county

A Fatal car crash is being investigated in Chaffee County, about 23 miles west of Salida. Around 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning a 25-year-old man was killed when the Toyota Camry he was riding in failed to negotiate a left hand curve and the car went off the right side...

3 years 6 months ago

Man arrested for murder near Durango

Investigators with the La Plata County Sheriff's Office have arrested a man they believe is connected to a shooting death from earlier this week. A sheriff's office spokesman says Justin Wiese, 35, was taken into custody Friday at the sheriff's office, where he turned himself in after a judge...

3 years 6 months ago

Man gets 6 years in prison in Denver slaying

DENVER (AP) - A man convicted in a fatal shooting at a restaurant near Denver's 16th Street pedestrian mall has been sentenced to six years in prison. Forty-two-year-old Yan De Yang received the maximum sentence Friday. Jurors convicted him earlier this year of manslaughter and third-degree assault in...

3 years 6 months ago

Fiery glider crash leave one dead in Boulder

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - Colorado officials say one person has died after a fiery glider crash in Boulder County, leaving a debris field covering an estimated 300 square yards. Witnesses say the glider struck power lines and burst into flames around 5:15 p.m. yesterday. Sheriff's Cmdr. Rick Brough (broff) says...

3 years 7 months ago

Rollover crash kills one, injures two

A rollover crash around 3:30 Sunday morning near the intersection of 30th and Centennial has left one person dead and two others in the hospital. "Indications are that this single vehicle was southbound on Centennial at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control," explains Sgt. Lonnie...

3 years 8 months ago

20-year-old woman dies in car crash

A 20-year-old woman is dead after the vehicle she was in rolled on Union Boulevard in Colorado Springs Tuesday afternoon. Colorado Springs Police say the woman was driving her black Ford Explorer southbound on Union Boulevard around 3:30 this afternoon when she lost control, went over the median and...

3 years 8 months ago

Crash kills one on Highway 160

One person died in an accident yesterday on Highway 160 west of Walsenburg. A pick up truck pulling a flat-bed trailer, went off the right side of the road just after 11 a.m. The truck went out of control and rolled. The driver was treated for minor injuries....

3 years 8 months ago

Three more arrested in Denver hit and run

DENVER (AP) - Three more people have been arrested in connection with a fatal hit-and-run crash in Denver, including a woman who was minutes away from flying to Mexico. Denver police said Thursday that 32-year-old Norma Paola Vera-Nolasco was arrested Wednesday night at the Phoenix airport after her plane...

3 years 9 months ago

More and more people wear seatbelts

ATLANTA (AP) - Nearly six in seven U.S. adults now wear seat belts, an increase in driver safety that health officials say has helped cut motor vehicle deaths and injuries. About 85 percent of adults said they wear seat belts in a 2008 survey, up from under 81 percent...

3 years 9 months ago

Fatal single vehicle accident in Penrose

Colorado State Patrol and emergency crews are on the scene of a fatal single vehicle traffic accident on 4th street in Penrose this afternoon. Flight for life services were called but turned back when the victim died from their injuries at the scene. The details are still coming in as...

3 years 11 months ago

Man walking on interstate is killed near Walsenberg

The Colorado State Patrol is investigating an auto-pedestrian accident resulting in one minor injury and one fatal injury that occurred on Interstate 25, 1 mile north of Walsenburg. A 2003 Saturn Ion was traveling southbound on Interstate 25. A pedestrian, wearing dark clothing, was walking southbound, approximately six feet in...

3 years 11 months ago

CSP Investigating Fatal Traffic Accident

Colorado State Patrol has released it's partial investigation findings on a fatal traffic accident that occurred at approximately 4:40pm Saturday evening. Fountain Police and Emergency crews responded to the report of a two car traffic accident at the intersection of Fontaine Blvd and Marksheffel Road involving a yellow Hummer H2...

3 years 11 months ago

One dead in Chaffee County accident

The Colorado State Patrol reports one person died overnight in an accident on Highway 24 in Chaffee County. According to the accident report, an 1989 Honda Civic was traveling east on Highway 24 when it went out of control and went into the westbound land. That vehicle was hit by...

Most Popular

Top Videos

1 2 3 4