(Golden, CO – December 30, 2019) Juan Ignacio Duran, DOB: 07/04/89, was sentenced to 29 years in prison for the vehicular homicide death of a 71-year-old woman in Westminster. He was sentenced on December 26, 2019.
On December 28, 2018 Westminster police were called to the area of 10633 Westminster Blvd. on a report of a DUI. When they arrived, they observed Duran driving north in the southbound lanes of traffic. He collided with three vehicles. The driver of one of the vehicles, Dianne Johnson, 71, was unconscious and had to be extracted from her vehicle. She was transported to the hospital where she died of her injuries. The other drivers were not seriously injured.
Duran had a BAC of .219 and 11 ng. of THC in his system
Duran pled guilty on November 22, to Vehicular Homicide (F3), First Degree Assault (F3), and Attempted First Degree Assault (F4).