Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian Crash
On June 12, 2022 at approximately 10:10 PM, Fort Collins Police were notified of a collision involving two vehicles and a pedestrian in the 6800 block of South College Avenue. When officers arrived on scene, they located the pedestrian, an adult male who was deceased. Due to the severity of the collision, the Fort Collins Police CRASH (Collision Response and Scene Handling) Team responded to take over the investigation.
The investigation revealed that the pedestrian was in the roadway mid-block when he was struck by a 2001 Chevy Silverado which was driven by an adult male. A 2007 Subaru Impreza, traveling behind the Silverado, struck the pedestrian as well. The Subaru was also driven by an adult male. Neither of the drivers were injured in the collision.
South College Avenue was closed between Trilby Road and Carpenter Road for approximately 5 hours while investigators processed the scene. “Unfortunately, this is yet another fatal collision involving a pedestrian crossing mid-block in the dark. We implore pedestrians to utilized designated crosswalks in an effort to prevent these tragedies,” said Sergeant Mike Avrech who oversees the Fort Collins Police CRASH Team.
Anyone with information regarding this collision who has not already spoken to police is asked to call Officer Ken Koski at (970) 416 2229.