Archive for December, 2010

Fatal Collision on I-25

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A fatal collision closed northbound I-25 for almost three hours Wednesday night.  The Denver Post is reporting that the crash happened shortly after 7:30 p.m. just south of the El Paso County line. According to the state patrol, a truck pulling a flatbed trailer was traveling south on I-25 when the trailer separated from the [...]

Man Dies in Fatal Head-on Collision

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The Gazette is reporting that a man died in a head-on crash on Friday. The accident happened just before 6 a.m. on Highway 115 north of Penrose. The Colorado State Patrol said a man driving southbound had trouble negotiating a curve near mile marker 22. The vehicle crossed the center line and collided head-on with [...]

Car Crashes into Bus Stop, Killing One

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The Denver Post is reporting that a blind man who was struck by a car waiting for the bus has died. The accident happened at the bus stop at West Mineral Avenue and South Utica Drive. Two women, who were also blind, were also hit by the car. All three victims were transported to the [...]

Roll-over Kills 1 Injures 5

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One woman is dead and five others are injured following a roll-over crash on I-25 South of Pueblo. The Denver Post is reporting that the accident happened Tuesday morning six miles south of Pueblo. Troopers said the vehicle was traveling northbound when it drifted into the center median. The driver then lost control and rolled [...]

Elderly Man Dies after Being Struck by Car

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An Elderly man who was struck by a car on Saturday has died according to the Denver Post. The man, who was in his 70’s, stopped at the King Soopers store at South Kipling and West Florida to mail a letter. When he returned to the parking lot he was struck by a car driven [...]

Car goes off cliff at Wolf Creek Pass

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A vehicle went off a cliff on U.S. 160 at Wolf Creek pass on Thursday. According to 9News, the Archuleta County Sheriff’s office said the vehicle went about 100 feet over the edge of the cliff around 11:20 a.m. Authorities did not immediately know how many occupants were in the vehicle. At the time of [...]

One Hospitalized After Roll-over Accident

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The Gazette is reporting that one person was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries Monday night after a one vehicle crash. The accident happened shortly before 8 p.m. when the driver of a small truck hit a patch of ice and lost control of the vehicle. The truck was traveling east on Fountain Road when it hit [...]