According to the Colorado State patrol, the 19-year-old male from Aurora was killed after he stepped into traffic and was hit by a box truck in the right lane. Investigators believe he was hit by a second vehicle shortly after, which left the scene.
The truck driver, a 23-year-old man from Denver, stayed until CSP arrived. Aside from the fatality, no other injuries were reported. The southbound lanes on I-25 were closed for about 3 hours until they were cleared at 7:20 a.m.
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