Jun 15, 2014 7:26 AM by Leah Kraus
One person is dead after a car accident late Saturday night just outside of the town of Cuchara in Huerfano County.
According to a press release from Colorado State Patrol, a Chevy Silverado was traveling eastbound on Colorado 12 when it went off the right side of the road and collided with a tree. The car then rotated around the tree and rolled, eventually coming to a stop.
The passenger has been identified as 25-year-old Ambre Cassio of Pueblo. She was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.
The driver is unknown at this time but State Patrol says a person of interest has been identified as 25-year-old Tyler Spinuzzi, also of Pueblo.
Alcohol is suspected as contributing to the crash.
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