Two fatal hit and run car accidents in less than a week in Colorado Springs, CO. The most recently fatality occurred on Saturday, November 16, 2019, around 10:16 p.m. Police say the man was walking East on Platte Avenue near Babcock Road when he was hit by an SUV. The ma was dead at the scene. Police have not identified the victim at this time.
The first deadly Pedestrian accident occurred on Wednesday, November 13, 2019, around 7:48 p.m. in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Police officers found one man dead around the 1400 block of South Nevada Ave., near Motor Way. The driver fled the scene prior to police arrival. The pedestrian victim has not been identified at this time. Police are still actively investigating and looking for a dark color SUV.
Any information on either fatality should be reported to police.
Pedestrian accidents occur more often than most people expect. In fact this is the 41st hit and run in Colorado Springs, CO in 2019. In pedestrian accident cases, it is very import to hire an attorney as soon as possible to make sure your rights are protected and ensure that critical evidence is preserved. Our office represents injured individual and families of the deceased all over the state of Colorado, including, but not limited to the following counties: Denver, Arapahoe, Jefferson, Adams, Boulder, Douglas, Weld, Larimer, Mesa, El Paso, and all metro area counties. (Credit: Gazette, KRDO, and KKTV ) (Photo: crime scene photo is courtesy of KKTV).
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