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'Person of interest' in Huerfano County fatal crash turns self in

Associated Press Updated: June 16, 2014 at 7:14 pm
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PUEBLO — Authorities say a man considered a "person of interest" in a fatal crash near Cuchara in Huerfano County has turned himself in.

Colorado State Patrol Trooper Art Gumke says 25-year-old Ambre Cassio, of Pueblo, was killed when the pickup truck she was in went off the side of Colorado 12, crashed into a tree and rolled onto its roof late Saturday. The driver fled the scene.

The Pueblo Chieftain reports (http://bit.ly/1luzyFJ ) investigators identified a person of interest in the crash, but they said they did not know who was driving. Investigators believe alcohol was involved in the crash.

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