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Police Investigate Automobile versus Pedestrian Collision

Released on Friday, February 17, 2017
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On February 17th at 7:20 am, Fort Collins Police Services was notified of an automobile versus pedestrian collision in the 5100 block of Ziegler Road.

A 2011 silver Kia SUV, driven by Christa Garza, 46, of Fort Collins, was traveling north on Ziegler Road in the northbound through lane. The pedestrian, a juvenile male, was crossing Ziegler and walked between southbound traffic that was stopped in the center lane waiting to turn left. The pedestrian entered the northbound lane of traffic and was struck by the front of the silver Kia.

The pedestrian was transported to Medical Center of the Rockies with non-life threatening injuries.

Ziegler Road was closed between Rock Creek Drive and Kechter Road for approximately 3 hours while investigators processed the scene. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about the collision, who has not already given a statement to police, is asked to contact Officer Shane Hasebroock at 970-221-6555.