THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Friends and family gathered to remember a man killed in a head-on crash in Thornton.
The vigil was held Monday evening at 112th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard. That’s where Jaime Alberto Bañuelos was hit and killed Saturday.
Police say a driver of a pickup was speeding, swerved to avoid a car, and ended up in oncoming traffic, hitting Banuelos head on.
Bañuelos leaves behind a wife and young son.
The driver of the pickup was arrested for investigation of reckless driving. His name hasn’t been released.