FRANKTOWN, Colo. (CBS4) – A man accused of killing a couple in a crash south of Franktown now faces vehicular homicide charges.
In May, investigators responded to the crash on Highway 83 which killed Julee and Festus Poyner. The couple had their 2-year-old son with them in the car who suffered serious injuries.READ MORE: ‘Finally Fix The Damn Roads In Colorado’: Gov. Jared Polis Targets Interstate 70 Stretch Between Floyd Hill And Idaho Springs At Bill Signing
Now, investigators say Skylar Pagano was driving a stolen pickup truck that hit the family. They say the truck was stolen out of Westminster.READ MORE: Third Straight Day Of Record Setting Heat
The Poyner’s also have a 3-month-daughter who was not in the car.MORE NEWS: Shelter In Place Ordered In Arvada For Barricaded Homicide Suspect Tomas Perez-Gonzalez
Friends of the Poyner’s set up a GoFundMe page to help the boy with long-term medical needs and the overall care of the siblings who will live in the care of relatives.