Fort Collins woman on motorcycle dies in crash with SUV
FORT COLLINS, Colo. – A Fort Collins woman riding as a passenger on a motorcycle is dead following a crash with an SUV.
The Colorado State Patrol says the driver of the SUV fled after Saturday’s crash on North Shields street near Highway 287.
Trooper Ned Reid says the SUV veered off the road and struck the cycle coming the other way. The accident also left the man who was operating the motorcycle injured.
After the accident, the SUV left the scene but crashed into ditch about a mile away where he was located by police.
Reid says alcohol is being considered as part of the investigation.
Information from: Fort Collins Coloradoan, http://www.coloradoan.com