Truck slams into several cars, takes off

By: KKCO Email
By: KKCO Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo (KKCO) Police say a man driving westbound on North Avenue slammed into several cars. The cars were stopped at a red light in front of the McDonald's restaurant. Sheriffs found the truck pulling into a driveway on 29 1/4 road near Orchard. The driver was arrested for DUI and hit and run, among other charges. One person was sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Traffic was reduced to one lane while police investigated.


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  • by Alarmed on Sep 1, 2012 at 02:25 PM
    People lost their minds when some guy was riding his bike with a concealed weapon "in the area" of the high school! Drunk and distracted drivers are a MUCH bigger threat than some guy out for a bike ride. Especially at this intersection. The pedestrian traffic at that intersection is very heavy. So why didn't they "lock down" the university?
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      by Coyote on Sep 1, 2012 at 08:12 PM in reply to Alarmed
      Well to begin with, at 9 PM the University is ALREADY LOCKED DOWN for the evening. Is that TOO DIFFICULT for you to figure out, or was this your attempt at sarcasm?
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        by Alarmed on Sep 2, 2012 at 11:54 AM in reply to Coyote
        OOOOHHH! A critic!
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          by Coyote on Sep 3, 2012 at 05:35 AM in reply to Alarmed
          lol That's what I thought, couldn't just answer a simple question. Must be that "FOOT IN MOUTH" Syndrome.
  • by Say What!! on Sep 1, 2012 at 12:21 PM
    "One of our crew" ... So much for local journalism. What's the problem at KKCO? Incompetent management? All you had to do was to follow up on a story that you had the scoop on, and you couldn't do it. Were you waiting for someone on New York City at AP to work it out for you and email it so you could put down your nail file and post it on the web page. This is past bad reporting, this is pathetic!
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      by Anonymous on Sep 1, 2012 at 04:18 PM in reply to Say What!!
      Ok, NONUTS if this reporting bothers you so much then why are you here? Somebody like you should have their very own world. Just think a world of perfect people, like yourself. The only thing pathetic is you.
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        by Brian on Sep 1, 2012 at 05:12 PM in reply to
        Its because "Say What" is probably just as tired as most of us are, of the unprofessional, inept Elementary school level of reporting. This is also evident in the education of most local students who write and speak so ignorant (yet recieve 4.0 gpa's)there really is no other choice but to "call out" or Point Out" the lack of basics that make news what it is or supposed to be. Who, What, Where, When and Why!
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          by Anonymous on Sep 1, 2012 at 09:08 PM in reply to Brian
          Again I say, if you dont like it go to another station!
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          by Disgusted on Sep 2, 2012 at 12:53 AM in reply to Brian
          Yeah, you tell em Anonymous! Get em! Sick em! ;>)
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          by Brian on Sep 2, 2012 at 08:20 AM in reply to Brian
          They must speak at your level or you work for one of the local unproffesional news stations.
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          by Anonymous on Sep 2, 2012 at 12:09 PM in reply to Brian
          Give it up, mr.perfect once again you are babbling!
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          by Brian on Sep 2, 2012 at 02:46 PM in reply to Brian
          Haywood Jablome!
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