- Associated Press - Tuesday, April 5, 2016

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - The El Paso County coroner’s office has identified a man who was hit and killed by a vehicle near the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.

The Gazette reports (https://goo.gl/UUHqGv ) 53-year-old Frank Lara died at the scene after he was hit and trapped under the vehicle Sunday night. Police Lt. Catherine Buckley says investigators believe he walked into traffic on purpose.

Alcohol and excessive speed are not believed to have played a role in the crash.

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