Guilty plea to vehicular homicide gets local man seven years

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE — By all accounts, Anthony Chase is a delightful guy.Still, on the afternoon of July 23, 2015, Chase was legally drunk when he drove a 58,000 concrete pumper truck across the Highway 6 centerline near Wolcott, and head-on into Sergio Armando Ordonez Morales’ minivan.“Who will survive? The vehicle with the most lug nuts,” said Trooper Jeremy Tice with the Colorado State Patrol’s vehicular crimes unit. “Whoever was on the wrong end of this head-on collision had no chance of surviving.”Chase, 47, pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide in March and asked to be sent straight to jail.Chase was sentenced to …

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