Pedestrian on Peña killed in crash near DIA

(Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

staff photo

A man is dead after being struck by an automobile on Peña Boulevard on Sunday night, according to the Denver Police Department.

It happened on the 4800 block of Peña Boulevard, which is just south of Denver International Airport’s main terminal. The pedestrian was on foot in the travel lanes of the busy road, police said, but it is unclear why.

No further information has been released.

 

Weird times

Denverite is powered by you. In these weird times, the local vigilance, the local context, the local flavor — it’s powered through your donations. If you’d miss Denverite if it disappeared tomorrow, donate today.

You’re our superpower

Denverite supporters have made the decision to financially support local journalism that matters to you. Ready to tell your networks why? Sharing our “About” page with your own personal comments could really help us out.

You’re our superpower

Denverite members have made the decision to financially support local journalism that matters to you. Ready to tell your networks why? Sharing our “About” page with your own personal comments could really help us out.