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September 13, 2013
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District attorney files charges against Lucas Ackerman in July 4th wreck

HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS — The 14th District Attorney’s Office has filed charges against Lucas Ackerman, the driver of the vehicle involved in the fatal collision which left one pedestrian dead and four others injured on July 4, south of Grand Lake.

Ackerman has been charged with one count of vehicular homicide, three counts of vehicular assault, one count of driving under the influence, and two counts of child abuse. He will be advised of these charges in Grand County District Court this week.

“Criminal charges are merely allegations, and Mr. Ackerman is presumed innocent of all charges unless or until proven guilty,” states a press release sent on Friday, Sept. 13, from the district attorney’s office.

“Criminal charges are merely allegations, and Mr. Ackerman is presumed innocent of all charges unless or until proven guilty,” states a press release sent on Friday, Sept. 13, from the district attorney’s office.


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The Sky-Hi News Updated Sep 17, 2013 05:03PM Published Sep 20, 2013 12:04PM Copyright 2013 The Sky-Hi News. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.