Police say three people ran from the scene of a fatal crash early Friday morning.
A deceased 16-year-old girl was found in the wrecked maroon Cadillac when officers got to the scene at Pueblo Boulevard and Northern in southwest Pueblo. She has been identified as 16-year-old Bernadette Trujillo.
Police say the driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a power pole around 2:30 a.m. Witnesses told police they heard screams and then saw three people flee the accident site.
The three individuals seen running from the scene are described as followed:
-a tall and thin young Hispanic male
-a heavyset male
-a female in a white shirt and black shorts
If you have any information, contact Pueblo police at 719-553-2502 or Pueblo Crime Stoppers at 719-542-STOP.
Speed and alcohol are being investigated as possible factors in the crash.