Colorado State Patrol vehicle stolen, ends in fatal crash

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Tuesday, shortly before 11:00 a.m., Colorado State Patrol Troopers responded to assist Otero County deputies with a suspect fleeing from them along Highway 50 in Otero County. The vehicle was said to have been reported as a "shots fired" call. The suspect was also said to have caused multiple crashes, and attempted to cause head-on crashes with himself and other vehicles.

Colorado State Patrol continues Christmas tradition bringing toys to children

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In 2010 Daniel Alvarado, son of Colorado State Patrol Corporal Ivan Alvarado, was 6-years-old when his brother was diagnosed with leukemia. That same year he decided to start Cancer Fighters to the Rescue, an annual Toy Drive for Children's Hospital Oncology Department in Aurora.

Fatal crash on Highway 50 in Pueblo Saturday

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The Colorado State Patrol is investigating a crash which occurred Saturday morning in Pueblo and resulted in one death.

According to CSP Master Trooper David Conway, the crash occurred abound 8:40 a.m. on Highway 50 at Wago Drive. A 62-year-old man from Pueblo West, who has not been identified and was the only person in the vehicle, died at the scene.

Excessive speed is being investigated as a contributing factor. Alcohol and drugs are not suspected.