A Colorado resident was killed in an accident involving multiple vehicles on Interstate 80 in Wyoming on April 20. The accident left one other person dead and several people injured. Smoke from several fires related to the accident could be seen for miles. Additionally, the accident left that section of the interstate closed until at least the next day.
Two vehicles were involved in an auto accident on the evening of March 6 in Aurora. One driver was fatally injured, according to reports, and investigators suggested that alcohol may have played a role in how the incident occurred.
Three people were injured in a Nov. 18 car accident in Colorado that police said involved impaired driving. Colorado Springs police arrested a 22-year-old man and charged him with driving under the influence of drugs, vehicular assault and other offenses.
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.
According to news sources, a car accident that took place in southeast Denver around 1 p.m. on July 7 resulted in the injury of a single victim. Following the motor vehicle accident, which occurred at an intersection, a section of road remained closed to traffic for some time.
On June 20, three individuals were killed due to injuries they suffered in a crash involving a tractor-trailer on Weld County Road 55 located about two miles north from Gill. The truck driver involved was only slightly injured.
A teenager recently turned himself in at a police station in Colorado after allegedly hitting a motorcyclist in Westminster. The car accident occurred on U.S. 36 on May 31. Police say that a motorcyclist was exiting the highway at Sheridan Boulevard at about 11:30 p.m. when a vehicle hit the bike from behind, throwing the motorcyclist.
A car accident that occurred on Colorado 96 at approximately 8:45 p.m. on June 3 left two individuals with injuries. According to police reports, the collision may have been caused by an intoxicated driver.