Colorado Springs, CO – Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run ID’d
A man who died after a hit-and-run has been identified.
The incident happened on E. Platte Avenue, Saturday night.
The victim was 39-year-old Anthony Cooper. He was walking on the westbound lane when an SUV collided into him.
Officers said the driver was not impaired during the crash nor did he flee the scene.
Cooper is the 41st traffic fatality and 9th pedestrian killed in Colorado Springs this year.
Police are investigating the incident further.Dealing with the grief and trauma of a loved one being severely hurt or killed in an accident is painful. You may not be aware that it is possible to hold the responsible person accountable. Bourassa Law Group can help you get the medical treatment, financial compensation, and justice you need after being involved in a serious accident. Call (303) 331-6186 for a free consultation with one of our Denver injury lawyers.
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