Advertisement

Truck driver arrested in connection to alleged hit-and-run incident

Authorities apprehended the driver around 11:45 Friday night
The Colorado State Patrol and Grand Junction Fire Department responded to the scene.
The Colorado State Patrol and Grand Junction Fire Department responded to the scene.(KKCO/KJCT)
Updated: Jun. 5, 2021 at 3:40 PM MDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT) - The Colorado State Patrol arrested the driver of a truck transporting asphalt sealant Friday night around 11:45 p.m.

The CSP apprehended the truck driver near the Interstate Inn on Horizon Drive in Grand Junction. The state patrol pursued the truck in connection to a hit-and-run incident. The Grand Junction Fire Department also responded to the scene as the truck was leaking asphalt sealant. The GJFD confirmed that no life of property was threatened, and left clean-up and mitigation to the trucking company involved.

Copyright 2021 KJCT. All rights reserved.