Fort Collins citizen victim of hit and run

A Fort Collins citizen was a victim of a hit and run Saturday, according to an email from Officer Jeff Laguna of the Fort Collins Police Department.

At approximately 8:39 p.m. Saturday, 42-year-old Jesse Pacheco was walking in the 500 block of Cowan Street when he stated a vehicle hit him. He made his way to a gas station and was transported to Medical Center of the Rockies with various injuries. None of the residents in the area reported seeing or hearing anything regarding the accident.


Fort Collins Police Services asks that anyone with information regarding the accident or the identification of the vehicle’s driver contact Laguna at 970-221-6555 or at

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