- Associated Press - Monday, June 16, 2014

PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) - Authorities have released the name of a 26-year-old man accused of leaving the scene of a fatal accident in Pueblo.

Police say Frankie Perea crashed when he failed to negotiate a turn in the southwestern part of the city Friday. He and two other passengers are accused of fleeing the scene, leaving 16-year-old Bernadette Trujillo dead in the vehicle.

The Pueblo Chieftain reports (https://bit.ly/1pamqLM ) a warrant has been issued for Perea, who faces charges of vehicular homicide, failure to remain at a scene of an accident involving death and driving under suspension.


Information from: The Pueblo Chieftain, https://www.chieftain.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide