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Fatality reported Sunday afternoon PDF Print E-mail
Written by Holyoke Enterprise   
Wednesday, 20 February 2013 13:45

A single vehicle crash on Highway 385 a mile and a half north of Holyoke Sunday, Feb. 17 resulted in one death.

At approximately 1:20 p.m., Daniel A. Lester, 68, of Price, Utah, was northbound in a semi-tractor trailer. According to the Colorado State Patrol incident report, evidence on scene indicates that Lester suffered an unknown medical condition while driving. The vehicle then veered off the right shoulder of the road, striking a utility pole. The truck continued for several hundred feet before coming to rest in a field.

Lester was pronounced dead at the scene by the Phillips County coroner.

Holyoke Enterprise February 21, 2013