• September 06, 2019

Driver Involved in Fatal Motorcycle Crash Charged with Vehicular Homicide and DUI

Fatal Motorcycle Crash

Colorado Springs, CO — The driver of the truck involved in a fatal crash with a motorcycle was charged vehicular homicide and driving under the influence.

Shahin Taraghi, 34, was identified as the driver in the Colorado Springs crash that killed 35-year-old Christopher Larkin around 9 p.m. on Sunday, September 1st. 

According to reports, Taraghi was traveling southbound on N. Academy Boulevard at high speeds when he struck Larkin’s motorcycle from behind.

Larkin was thrown from his bike before he was struck by another vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Source: KRDO

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