Three people in Colorado were brought to the hospital after they were involved in a trucking accident on Aug. 22. The incident happened at approximately 5:39 p.m. on the northbound side of the Foothills Parkway in Boulder. A semi-truck headed north attempted to turn east onto Baseline Road, but the driver lost control of the vehicle and overturned. Two vehicles were crushed beneath the semi and others were covered in sand that dumped out from the trailer.
A wreck that occurred in Jefferson County, Colorado, on August 13 killed one person and injured two others who were traveling along US-6. The motor vehicle accident involved three cars total.
A Colorado crash between a Jeep and a sedan resulted in serious injuries on August 8. Authorities are trying to determine how a wrong-way driver entered the gated high occupancy vehicle lane on Interstate 25.
Authorities report that a head-on collision involving two vehicles occurred near Durango around 10:25 a.m. on July 30. The accident left three people dead and two others seriously injured. The deceased victims included a 91-year-old woman and two 61-year-old men. The injured parties were taken to a nearby hospital for emergency medical treatment.
An early morning accident involving two vehicles left seven people injured in Denver on July 21. According to Denver Police, the motor vehicle accident happened about 2:30 a.m. when a Ford Explorer ran a red light and crashed into a smaller vehicle. The driver of the Explorer has been arrested and is facing at least one vehicular assault charge for her role in the incident.