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Police Investigate Fatal Collision

Released on Tuesday, January 24, 2023

On January 24, 2023 at approximately 7:06 p.m., Fort Collins Police were notified of a bus versus pedestrian collision in the 6500 block of Portner Road in Fort Collins. When police arrived on scene, they located an adult male who had life-threatening injuries as a result of the collision. He was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The driver was not injured, and impairment is not suspected at this time.

Due to the severity of the collision, the Fort Collins Police CRASH (Collision Reconstruction and Scene Handling) Team responded to take over the investigation.

"This is a tragic situation for everyone involved. Our thoughts and prayers are with those impacted and their families," said Fort Collins Police Deputy Chief Greg Yeager.

The investigation is on-going and no additional information will be released at this time.