At least 1 dead in three-vehicle crash in Arvada

Posted at 4:53 PM, Oct 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-17 20:36:25-04

ARVADA, Colo. – At least one person died Tuesday afternoon in a three-car crash near 71st Avenue and Simms Street.

The crash happened shortly after 4:30 p.m. Simms St. is closed between 68th and 72nd avenues for the time being, according to Arvada police.

By just before 6 p.m., police had identified the victim killed in the crash as an 84-year-old man.

Further details about the crash were not immediately available. Stay posted to Denver7 for updates.