DENVER (CBS4) – One person died in a crash between a car and a motorcycle on Wednesday night. Now the driver of the motorcycle is facing charges.
The Denver Police Department stated on social media that a passenger on the motorcycle was killed.READ MORE: Mountain Weather Turns Stormy Sunday, Some Could Get First Snow Early Next Week
The driver of the motorcycle is in jail for investigation of vehicular homicide and driving while under the influence of alcohol/drugs, per Denver police.
ALERT: Just after 11PM on 8/14/19, #DPD responded to the area of N Elm & E Colfax to investigate a motorcycle vs parked car crash. Motorcycle passenger was pronounced deceased on scene. Driver was transported to hospital and arrested for vehicular homicide, investigation of DUI. pic.twitter.com/muTNIrY1vzREAD MORE: Suzanne Morphew Murder: Judge Decides To Move Forward With Barry Morphew Trial
— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) August 15, 2019
Neither person has been identified yet.MORE NEWS: Denver School Board Votes To Censure Tay Anderson
The accident happened just after 11 p.m. on Colfax Avenue and Stuart Street near Sloan’s Lake.