A toddler died Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle site visitors crash on Interstate 70 within the foothills of Jefferson County.
A silver Pontiac eastbound on the freeway west of the Lookout Mountain change crossed over the median and crashed right into a pickup truck that was westbound, stated Trooper Gary Cutler, a Colorado State Patrol spokesman.
2 automobile deadly crash WB i70 MP 255. I confirmed youngster fatality in car #1. WB 70 closed for investigation at 256 routing to HWY 40 pic.twitter.com/9mZYdjF1b5
— CSP Public Affairs (@CSP_News) August 10, 2018
The westbound lanes of the freeway have been shut down by the crash.
The kid who died was within the Pontiac. The driving force of the automobile was taken to a neighborhood hospital. The driving force of the pickup truck suffered minor accidents.
The reason for the crash is underneath investigation.