DENVER (CBS4) – The alleged driver in a hit-and-run crash that killed an 85-year-old man was officially charged on Tuesday.
Latoya Nelson, 29, is accused of vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of an accident.
Investigators say on March 27 she ran a red light, hit the car and ran off.
Charlie Herrera, a great-grandfather, was killed.
Nelson is also charged with assault for allegedly backing into another car and nearly running over a security guard at a nearby Burger King parking lot before the crash.