RTD Contract Bus Driver Charged In Passenger's Death - Denver News Story - KMGH Denver
A Denver transit bus driver has been charged
with careless driving resulting in death after an exiting passenger
leaning on the bus fell under the wheels when the driver pulled away,
authorities said on Tuesday.
The victim, 60-year-old Mario Castro,
died from his injuries several hours after the Feb. 7 incident, said
Lynn Kimbrough, spokeswoman for the Denver District Attorney's Office.The
bus driver, Tadese Asefaw, 35, was served a criminal summons and
complaint and is scheduled to appear in Denver County Court on March 19
to be formally advised of the charge, Kimbrough said.