Wrong-way wreck clogs interstate
DENVER — Authorities said that a pickup truck veered into oncoming traffic and smashed into several vehicles on a Colorado interstate, killing one person and snarling traffic for hours.
Colorado State Patrol trooper Nate Reed said that the pickup truck was headed west on Interstate 70 near Morrison on Sunday when it strayed into the eastbound lanes.
A woman whose vehicle was struck by the truck died. Six other people were taken to a hospital with injuries.