Teen dies after falling from moving vehicle

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Commerce City police continued to investigate the June 15 death of a teenager.
 A press statement said the 16-year-old died after he fell from a moving vehicle. His name hasn’t been released.
 It happened near East 118th Avenue and Moline Street shortly after 10:30 p.m. Police think he was riding on the outside of a vehicle. His unidentified friend was driving. Police don’t think drugs or alcohol are involved.

The statement said the district attorney’s office will review the case.

“The Commerce City Police Department offers the reminder that riding on the outside of vehicles is exceptionally dangerous and unlawful,” the statement said. “Please obey all traffic laws and be safe on and around all roadways.”