La Plata County man faces vehicular homicide charge in connection with Ben Sonntag’s death

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La Plata County man faces vehicular homicide charge in connection with Ben Sonntag’s death

Driver turned himself in Saturday on arrest warrant
Flowers mark the area on County Road 105 northwest of Red Mesa on March 5 where a crash happened a day earlier that killed cyclist Benjamin Sonntag.
Hundreds gathered to remember professional cyclist Benjamin Sonntag in the Exhibit Building at the La Plata County Fairgrounds during a memorial service March 14 in Durango.
Benjamin Sonntag, a professional cyclist who lived in Durango, was killed March 4 while riding his bicycle in rural southwest La Plata County. Cordell Schneider, 19, of La Plata County, was driving the pickup that hit Sonntag. Schneider turned himself in on an arrest warrant Saturday.

La Plata County man faces vehicular homicide charge in connection with Ben Sonntag’s death

Flowers mark the area on County Road 105 northwest of Red Mesa on March 5 where a crash happened a day earlier that killed cyclist Benjamin Sonntag.
Hundreds gathered to remember professional cyclist Benjamin Sonntag in the Exhibit Building at the La Plata County Fairgrounds during a memorial service March 14 in Durango.
Benjamin Sonntag, a professional cyclist who lived in Durango, was killed March 4 while riding his bicycle in rural southwest La Plata County. Cordell Schneider, 19, of La Plata County, was driving the pickup that hit Sonntag. Schneider turned himself in on an arrest warrant Saturday.
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