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Trial begins for truck driver accused of striking, killing Colorado State Patrol trooper
CASTLE ROCK, Colo. -- The prosecution and defense presented their opening statements to a jury Wednesday in the trial for a commercial truck driver accused of hitting and killing a Colorado State Patrol trooper in November 2016. Investigators said Noe Gamez-Ruiz was driving northbound on Interstate 25 near Castle Rock in the far right lane when he hit and killed Colorado State Patrol trooper Cody Donahue.