Lance Benzel

Legal Affairs reporter

Lance Benzel covers legal affairs for The Gazette, with a focus on the criminal courts, and also writes a monthly mountain biking column entitled "Rider in Residence." He joined the newspaper's staff in 2008 after previous stops in Billings, Mont., central North Carolina and Chicago.

Branden Harms
Amy Wilson 32, was on her way to the Salt Lake Temple when a sedan traveling at high speed crossed over a barrier and struck her SUV. (Photo courtesy of GoFundMe page)
(Courtesy of City of Colorado Springs Pikes Peak Cam)