On Thursday, June 15, 2023, at approximately 3:40 a.m., Pueblo Police were dispatched to the 900 block of West Arroyo Avenue in reference to a hit-and-run collision. An adult male victim was struck by a vehicle in the street. The victim was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries. The victim was declared deceased at the hospital. The victim in this incident will be identified by the Pueblo County Coroner after appropriate notifications.
Police interviewed several witnesses and located the hit-and-run vehicle in the 1000 block of East Evans Ave. Crime Scene Investigations and the Traffic section are investigating this incident.
If anyone has any information on this incident, you are encouraged to contact Pueblo Police dispatch at (719) 553-2502 or Cpl. Chris Alarid at (719) 553-3210. If you would like to remain anonymous, contact Pueblo Crime Stoppers @ (719) 542-STOP (719-542-7867) or www.pueblocrimestoppers.com. If your information leads to a felony arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward.
The information contained in this press release is based on preliminary information available at the time of its drafting. The Pueblo Police Department’s understanding of this incident may change as additional evidence is collected, analyzed, and reviewed. The purpose of this press release is to provide timely information to the public. In consideration of the foregoing, please be advised that any statements expressed herein are subject to change at any time.