Tag Archives: Pedestrian Killed

Truck Strikes, Kills Pedestrian On Busy Road

ARVADA, Colo. (CBS4)– One person was killed after being struck by a vehicle in Arvada. That driver stayed on scene and cooperated with investigators. The crash happened about 7:15 p.m. Tuesday at 80th and Wadsworth. The victim was located north of the intersection.
80th and wadsworth crash 6vo frame 0 Truck Strikes, Kills Pedestrian On Busy Road

Crews investigate a deadly crash involving a pedestrian at 80th and Wadsworth in Arvada (credit: CBS)

80th and wadsworth crash 6vo frame 276 Truck Strikes, Kills Pedestrian On Busy Road

(credit: CBS)

What happened leading up to the crash is being investigated. Neither the victim nor the driver have been identified.
80th and wadsworth crash 6vo frame 371 Truck Strikes, Kills Pedestrian On Busy Road

(credit: CBS)

80th and wadsworth crash 6vo frame 770 Truck Strikes, Kills Pedestrian On Busy Road

(credit: CBS)

Retired Assistant Principal Killed In Crime Spree Accident

DENVER (CBS4) – A retired assistant principal was hit and killed Tuesday in a chaotic crime spree.

Investigators say 66-year-old Ernest Gurrini was killed Tuesday near 40th Avenue and Havana Street.

eric ukuni Retired Assistant Principal Killed In Crime Spree Accident

Eric Ukuni (credit: Denver Police Department)

Police arrested 26-year-old Eric Ukuni, who they say used a stolen truck to hit the former school worker.

40th havana auto ped 12vo frame 180 Retired Assistant Principal Killed In Crime Spree Accident

(credit: CBS)

Ukuni admitted, police say, to being on a mission to kill at least three people while crashing into cars.

Crime Spree Driver With Hit List Charged With Murder

DENVER (CBS4) – A man has been charged with murder after police say he intentionally ran down another man with a stolen truck. Denver Police say 26-year-old Eric Ukuni stole a red truck after carjacking the owner in Commerce City. eric ukuni Crime Spree Driver With Hit List Charged With Murder Ukuni then, allegedly, fled from police before crashing at 40th Avenue and Havana Street. Investigators say Ukuni crashed into other cars before hitting and killing a man near a white van. Witnesses told police that Ukuni then tried to flee by carjacking other drivers.
40th havana auto ped 12vo frame 0 Crime Spree Driver With Hit List Charged With Murder

(credit: CBS)

40th havana auto ped 12vo frame 390 Crime Spree Driver With Hit List Charged With Murder

(credit: CBS)

They were able to stop him, though, and hold him until police arrived. Ukuni apparently had a hit list that said “three people will die today.”

Pedestrian Struck, Killed In Street, Suspect In Custody

DENVER (CBS4)– Police in Denver investigated a crash that left one person dead and another in custody. Officers rushed to the scene at 40th Avenue and Havana Street  on Tuesday morning. When they arrived, they found a pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle. That person did not survive.
40th havana auto ped 12vo frame 0 Pedestrian Struck, Killed In Street, Suspect In Custody

(credit: CBS)

Detectives closed several blocks of Havana to gather evidence. There were two vehicles at the scene, including a red truck and a white sedan. Officers have not disclosed which vehicle struck the pedestrian.
40th havana auto ped 12vo frame 180 Pedestrian Struck, Killed In Street, Suspect In Custody

(credit: CBS)

Police have not released any details about the victim or the suspect.
40th havana auto ped 12vo frame 390 Pedestrian Struck, Killed In Street, Suspect In Custody

(credit: CBS)

40th havana auto ped 12vo frame 300 Pedestrian Struck, Killed In Street, Suspect In Custody

(credit: CBS)