Aspen Van Crash: Vehicle Full Of Arrested Inmates Crashes On Independence Pass

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Troy Hooper The Aspen Daily News

A vehicle carrying an Aspen arrestee slid off the road Tuesday on its approach to Independence Pass and had to be assisted by sheriff's deputies.

The accident comes the day after the mother and sister of Francesco Anthony Saputo, 29, picketed outside Pitkin County Courthouse, claiming the driver for Court Services Inc. was endangering Saputo and others by allegedly falling asleep at the wheel. They said the incident bolstered their claims against Court Services Inc.

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