Grand Junction Man Dies After Driving Off of Red Mountain Pass - 29 days ago


A 22-year-old from Grand Junction has passed away after driving off of Red Mountain Pass. The man failed to turn and unfortunately was not wearing his seatbelt. Around 11 p.m. on Saturday, Alberto Martinez was headed north on Highway 550 in 2003 Dodge pickup truck. According to the Durango Herald, the driver failed to negotiate a turn near mile marker 81 and went off the right side of the road.