- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 23, 2014

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - A 26-year-old Colorado man accused of causing a fatal crash near Gillette has been charged with aggravated vehicular homicide.

The Gillette News Record reports (http://bit.ly/1uFmpjA ) Robert D. Reese crashed head-on into a truck when he swerved into the opposite lane of Highway 59 about 20 miles south of the city Saturday evening.

Twenty-nine-year-old Gillette resident Chad D. Nobach, who was a passenger in the truck, was killed.

Investigators say Reese told them he drank “a gallon of alcohol” before the wreck, but toxicology tests are pending.

The Casper Star-Tribune reports Reese is from Fort Collins, Colorado.

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Information from: The Gillette (Wyo.) News Record, http://www.gillettenewsrecord.com

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