Kevin Torres no longer works at Denver NBC affiliate KUSA.
“Hi friends. I want you to know I will no longer be reporting for 9NEWS,” Torres wrote on his facebook page. “A decision was made last Thursday to part ways.”
Torres started at KUSA in 2009.
Denver Post TV critic Joanne Ostrow tweeted out speculation there was more to Torres’ departure than he let on “@9News won’t comment on sudden firing of Kevin Torres. Something about a traffic altercation…”
@9NEWS won’t comment on sudden firing of Kevin Torres. Something about a traffic altercation…
— Joanne Ostrow (@ostrowDP) March 2, 2015
Torres said he was going to head to New York and “spend some time with my nephews and help take care of my mom and the farm.”