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CSPD identify man killed in crash at Hancock Expressway and Union Blvd.

Posted at 11:03 AM, May 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-15 13:04:27-04
Fatal crash on Union
Colorado Springs Police investigate a fatal crash on Union Blvd (May 13, 2019)

COLORADO SPRINGS – Colorado Springs police have identified the victim in Monday’s deadly crash at Hancock Expressway and Union Blvd.

Police says 27-year-old Austin Palmer of Colorado Springs was speeding Southbound on Union Blvd. when he hit a curb, went off the road and rolled over. Palmer was ejected from the vehicle and died on scene. Police say he wasn’t wearing a seatbelt.

This is the 16th traffic fatality in Colorado Springs this year. At this time last year, there were also 16 traffic fatalities in the city.