Police Investigate Serious Collision
On October 17, 2020 at approximately 7:32 P.M., Fort Collins Police Services were notified of a single vehicle collision in the 1800 block of East Vine Drive. A 2002 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck was travelling west on Vine Drive when it struck a guard rail and then shortly thereafter left the roadway. The Silverado came to a stop in a nearby ditch. The sole occupant of the vehicle, a 50-year-old male was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries.
Vine Drive was closed in between Lemay Avenue and Merganser Drive for approximately 3 1/2 hours while the Fort Collins CRASH (Collision Reconstruction and Scene Handling) Team processed the scene. Police are investigating whether alcohol played a role in the collision. Anyone with information about the collision who has not already spoken to police is asked to contact Officer Ken Koski at (970) 416 2229.