KKTV 11 News | Colorado Springs, Pueblo |  Breaking News| Weather | School Closings | Traffic

Man fatally shot in car at Aurora highway

By: AP-KKTV 11 News Email
By: AP-KKTV 11 News Email

AURORA, Colo. (AP) -- Aurora police are investigating the death of a man who was shot while riding in a car on Interstate 225.

Police say the man driving the car called police at about 2:40 a.m. Saturday to report that his friend had been shot by someone who pulled up next to them on the highway. Twenty-two-year-old Michael Hulburt died after being shot several times in his upper body.

Police say the car from where the shots were fired had tailed and flashed its lights at the car where Hulburt was in before the shooting. Police say the shooter was in a dark SUV with dark windows and headlights that were white and amber.

Police have not said why Hulburt was shot.

Authorities closed I-225 for a few hours early Saturday to collect evidence.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.

If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.

powered by Disqus
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 92611569 - kktv.com/a?a=92611569