Update: State Trooper Shot

May 8th @ 1:54 pm in News by katymitchel

A state trooper was shot and injured During a traffic stop in East Garfield County near mile marker 129 on Interstate 70 this morning just after 9.  The Trooper has been transported to the Valley View Hospital in Glenwood Springs and is listed in critical but stable condition. A suspect on the scene is reported dead by the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office.The Trooper has been identified as Eugene Hokacker.