Archive for November, 2010

Two Students Injured in Bus Crash

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The Chieftain is reporting that two Centauri High School students suffered minor injuries Tuesday morning when the school bus they were riding on collided with another vehicle. According to the Colorado State Patrol, the bus, driven by 68-year-old Ronald Morch, was pulling out of a private drive onto County Road Z when it failed to [...]

Roll-over Shuts Down I-25

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CBS4 is reporting that Interstate 25 had to be closed on Tuesday after an accident involving a semi and a pick-up truck. The accident happened around 1:30 p.m. in the northbound lanes between Speer Boulevard and 20th. The pick-up truck, which was pulling a trailer, rolled during the accident and spilled debris from the trailer [...]

One Dead, Five Injured in Roll-over

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The Denver Post is reporting that one person is dead and five others injured when the van they were in rolled. The accident occurred on Sunday morning six miles south of Pueblo on I-25. According to state troopers, the van was traveling northbound when it drifted into the median, lost control and rolled. Four children [...]

DUI Suspect Crashes into Several Homes in Colorado Springs

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A 40-year-old man, suspected of driving under the influence, missed a turn around the 4600 block of El Camino in Colorado Springs and “slammed into several houses” early this morning. The Denver Post reports that the man then became aggressive with the owner of the backyard he ended up in. The homeowner “fired a shot from [...]

Drunk Driver Injures 2 in Colorado Springs Accident

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As reported by NewsFirst5 on October 5th, 2010, Colorado Springs police arrested a man suspected of causing a drunk driving accident which caused two injuries. Investigators say the 26-year-old man ran a red light at Circle Drive and Galley Road, hitting another vehicle on its passenger side, sending two people to Memorial Hospital, one of whom [...]

Roll-over Accident Closes U.S. 50

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The Pueblo Chieftain is reporting that U.S. 50 was closed for about four hours on Thursday following a roll-over accident. According to Colorado State Patrol Trooper Bill Ellis, the accident happened at about 6:40 a.m. when a semitrailer hauling hay entered a corner at an unsafe speed and rolled onto it’s left side, blocking the [...]