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Mesa County, CO – Driver Died After Vehicle Careened Into River, ID’d

A man who died after his car went into a river has been identified.

The incident happened at 11 pm Friday, in Colorado River, near De Beque Canyon.

33-year-old Mark Belt’s red Toyota truck was driving on I-70 when it went over a guardrail and into Colorado River.

On Monday afternoon, a dive team from Summit County recovered him and his truck.

Belt had a 0.246% blood alcohol which was thrice the legal limit.

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