Motorcycle enthusiasts in Colorado and throughout the United States often enjoy leisurely excursions on some of the nation's most beautiful highways. For many, riding motorcycles is more than just a hobby; in fact, lots of travelers use their motorcycles as their main means of transportation. There are several factors known to cause motorcycle accidents, many of which have to do with distracted driving.
Decisions made in the heat of the moment can sometimes have unfortunate outcomes. Such was the result after a man attempted to defend his private property. The Denver resident now faces several charges for violent crimes.
Criminal charges involving illegal substances usually have severe consequences for convictions. Some of the most common charges related to drug crimes are for the possession of an illegal substance and the possession of drug paraphernalia. In many instances, these drug charges are filed together, putting Colorado defendants in difficult positions.
Colorado police were on the hunt for a driver after he apparently caused a car wreck and then fled the scene. The first wreck caused a series of other collisions that resulted in one death and at least one injured person. While hit and run accidents typically result in criminal charges once authorities locate the involved driver, victims can still pursue compensation for their injuries and other damages.
A young woman was recently arrested for allegedly participating in another woman's death. Facing multiple charges for violent crimes, she is actually only one of six individuals who Colorado police suspect took part in the act. The woman is currently in police custody without any opportunity to post bond.