DENVER — Police say a man was driving drunk when he hit and killed a father who was riding his bicycle on Lookout Mountain Road near Golden.
The Denver Post reports (http://goo.gl/7xI3Vh ) 20-year-old Zachary Strnad, of Aurora, was arrested after hitting 38-year-old Thomas Flanagan, of Golden, on Friday evening.
Colorado State Patrol Trooper Nate Reid says Strnad passed at least two vehicles on the left over a double-yellow line on a blind uphill left curve when he hit the bicycle head-on.
Strnad faces a long list of possible charges, including vehicular homicide, reckless endangerment and driving under the influence.
Flanagan, who worked for the National Park Service, is survived by his wife and 7-year-old son.
Booking documents do not indicate if Strnad has hired an attorney.
Information from: The Denver Post, http://www.denverpost.com