Pueblo man hit and killed while crossing highway

PUEBLO COUNTY, Colo. — A Pueblo man was killed in a crash Sunday night.

The Colorado State Patrol said the crash happened around 7:15 p.m. on Highway 50 Business between 29th Lane and 30th Lane. A 1997 Nissan Maxima was headed east when it hit a pedestrian who was crossing the highway.

The pedestrian, 65-year-old Dave Gonzales of Pueblo, was taken to the hospital, where he died. Troopers said he was intoxicated at the time of the crash.

The driver, 64-year-old Linda Centa of Avondale, was hospitalized with minor injuries. Troopers said she was wearing her seatbelt.


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