Two from Eau Claire die Sunday in Colorado traffic crash
Two people from Eau Claire were killed in Colorado early Sunday in a crash that reportedly happened during a chase with state troopers.
The State Patrol identified the victims as Jonathan Holum, 29, and Cora Weil, 23.
Authorities said a pick-up truck driven by Holum was weaving just after midnight Saturday on Highway 82 near Glenwood Springs, Colo. And a trooper stopped the truck on suspicion of drunken driving.
But troopers said the truck then drove off, and tried to force a patrol car off the road during the chase.
The truck veered out of control and rolled over.
Both Holum and Weil were ejected. Neither was wearing a seat belt.