Craig Warren Hampton
Craig Warren Hampton
Age 63    Delta, Colorado    December 05 2012
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DELTA, Colo. (KKCO) - The identity of a Delta man killed while riding his bike Wednesday night has been released. Delta Police responded to Highway 92 and Henrie Street from reports of a cyclist being hit by a car just before 8 p.m. Wednesday. There, they found 63-year-old Craig Warren Hampton of Delta seriously injured after he tried to cross Highway 92. Officials say Hampton was hit by a 60-year-old Eckert man driving a pickup truck. There's been no word on injuries to the truck driver or whether he faces any charges at this time. PREVIOUS STORY DELTA, Colo. (KKCO)— A man is dead after he is hit by a pickup truck while riding his bike. Delta Police say the cyclist—whose name has not been released—was riding east on Highway 92 Wednesday around 8 p.m. As he was crossing near Henrie Street, he was struck by a pickup truck, driven by a 60-year-old Eckert man. When emergency crews arrived, the cyclist was taken to a Grand Junction hospital via CareFlight. He died shortly after. Police say the case is under investigation and no more information is available at this time.

Collision Data

Crash time: between 6 p.m. and 8:59 p.m.

Closest Intersection: Highway 92 near Henrie Street

Land use: Suburban

Road type: Urban Freeway or Expressway

Where on the road the collision happened: Unknown

Collision type: Cyclist side/Car front end hit

Driver Data

Vehicle type: Light Trucks (SUVs, pickups)

If truck: Unknown

At crash time driver was:

Cyclist Data

At crash time cyclist was:

Sources

Source: News Report
Type: TV
Pos/Neg: Neutral
Link if Website: http://www.nbc11news.com/home/headlines/Truck-hits-kills-Delta-cyclist-182393651.html

Legal Status

There is no information on legal status at this point.

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