Man Who Fled Fatal Crash Facing Charges

By: Natalie Pallone Email
By: Natalie Pallone Email

Two months after a fatal crash a 23–year–old Crested Butte man is facing charges.

Nathan Dennis was issued a summons for failing to remain at the scene of an accident.

Police say on October 6, Dennis was riding in a truck with 21–year–old Carl Ayers. The two pulled out into approaching traffic on Highway 6&50 and were broadsided.

Both Dennis and Ayers were ejected in the crash. Ayers ended up dying and Dennis fled the scene.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the fatal crash.

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