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Three-vehicle crash in Denver leaves one man dead

Posted at 10:11 PM, May 05, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-10 10:27:59-04

DENVER — One person is dead after a three-vehicle crash in Denver Thursday evening, according to the Denver Police Department.

The crash happened in the area of South Federal Boulevard and West Yale Avenue.

A man was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

The Denver Police Department on Friday confirmed Juan Martinez, 22, was being held for investigation of vehicular homicide and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

On May 10, the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner confirmed the victim was 18-year-old Jose Medrano, Jr.

An investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story and will be updated.