|6200 West Hampden fatal accident
On Sunday April 8, 2012, at 11:52 a.m. Denver 911 received a call regarding an Auto/Pedestrian accident at 6200 West Hampden Avenue on the south side frontage road. The initial investigation has determined the driver of a white SUV lost control of the vehicle, ran over a pedestrian jogging on the sidewalk and then ran into the house at 3545 South Harlan Street. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. A victim from inside the house suffered minor injuries and was transported to the hospital for treatment.
The pedestrian killed in the accident has been identified the Office of the Medical Examiner as Michael A. Sanders, (DOB: 2-16-66.)
The driver in this accident has been identified as Eduardo Duarte-Alegria (DOB: 03-21-69.)
Investigators do not believe drugs or alcohol played a role in this accident. The facts of the case will be presented to Denver District Attorney to determine if charges are warranted.