COMING UP: Without Her Consent, Tonight on CBS4 at 10 (Watch Preview)

State Patrol Uses ‘Pit’ Maneuver To Stop Suspected Drunk Driver

CLEAR CREEK COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The Colorado State Patrol says officers had to intentionally run a man off the road to end a high speed chase.

The incident happened just after noon on Sunday. The suspected drunk driver eluded Denver police as he traveled west on Interstate 70.

Authorities say the driver struck a car near Evergreen and was driving nearly 90 miles per hour when state troopers performed what’s called a pit maneuver to crash the vehicle while on U.S 40.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Denver


Listen Live

AM/FM Stations

Featured Shows & Multimedia