TRAFFIC UPDATE: Eastbound Interstate 70 reopens at Ward Rd. after crash early Wednesday morning

Wheat Ridge police searching for driver who fled

WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. - Eastbound Interstate 70 has reopened at Ward Rd. after a crash early Wednesday morning.

A Jeep was pinned between a light pole and a retaining wall at about 4:10 a.m

The driver took the breezeway between the jersey barrier and the retaining wall, Sgt. Brian Wilkinson with the Wheat Ridge Police Department confirmed.

There is no information available on any possible injuries because police are still searching for the driver.

The interstate reopened at approximately 5:30 a.m. and there were no delays, 7NEWS traffic anchor Jayson Luber tweeted.

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