COLORADO SPRINGS – A motorcyclist was killed overnight in a crash involving a suspected DUI driver on the northeast side of Colorado Springs.
On Monday, Colorado Springs police identified the rider as 29-year-old Nathaniel Thomas of Colorado Springs. There were two motorcycles heading north on Voyager Pkwy when a truck took a left turn in their path while heading to Ridgeline Drive, according to police. Both motorcycles hit the truck.
The motorcyclist was declared dead on the scene while the second was not injured. The driver of the pickup, 55-year-old Gregory Sundgaard, was not injured. However, Colorado Springs Police arrested Sungaard on a charge of vehicular homicide.
Sundgaard is being held on a $10,000 bond. He’s expected in court this week to hear the charges against him.