David Michael Broom, DOB: 4-1-95, appeared in Jefferson County District Court on August 21 where he pled guilty in the vehicular homicide death of 21-year-old Anne Gibson in June, 2017.
On June 24, 2017 the Colorado State Patrol was called to the area of 9880 Deer Creek Canyon Road, in unincorporated Jefferson County, in response to a two-car crash with a possible fatality. Mr. Broom, driving a Toyota Cressida, had been observed speeding and driving recklessly along Deer Creek Canyon Road, passing cars at high rates of speed. As he approached a curve in the road, Mr. Broom lost control of his car, crossed the double yellow line, and hit an oncoming Ford Explorer.
Accident reconstruction reports indicate he may have been traveling between 69-106 mph. The posted speed limit was 45 mph.
Anne Gibson was the passenger in the car driven by David Broom. She suffered fatal injuries. The driver of the Ford and his passenger received minor injuries.
Mr. Broom pled guilty to Vehicular Homicide – Reckless (F4); and two counts of Third Degree Assault (M1). He will be sentenced on October 25, at 1:30.