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Passenger In Fatal Motorcycle Crash Remains In Critical Condition

By: KKTV
By: KKTV

The survivor of a serious motorcycle crash remains in critical condition Thursday, six days after the fatal collision at Circle and Platte in Colorado Springs.

Amilcar Alexander Ivirci Bonia, 22, was the passenger on the motorcycle. Driver Jose Luis Valacio, 32, died at the scene.

According to police, Bonia and Valacio were on a motorcycle heading north on Circle when a SUV, heading southbound on Circle, made a turn in front of it to get onto Platte. At least one person on the motorcycle was ejected.

At this time, police have not found any fault on the part of the deceased motorcyclist. The driver of the SUV, Gerald Staruss, 82, was cited for careless driving involving death and vehicles turning left.


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