Medina Alert issued after deadly hit-and-run crash in Commerce City

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — A Medina Alert was issued late Friday afternoon after a hit-and-run crash killed a motorcycle rider.

It happened at about 4:40 p.m. at East 72nd Place and Magnolia Street in Commerce City.

Police provided a limited description of the suspect driver, saying he is believed to be a Hispanic man in his mid to late 30s. He may have a mustache. The suspect’s vehicle is described as a 2009 silver and blue Dodge pickup truck with Colorado license plates SMQ-243. The truck has a silver-colored utility work rack on the bed of the pickup.

Police said the motorcyclist was taken to a hospital. That person died from the injuries sustained in the crash.

Anyone who may have information regarding this accident are encouraged to contact the Commerce City Police Department at 303-288-1535.