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Medina Alert issued in fatal crash on I-25 in Thornton

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Posted at 9:13 PM, Aug 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-25 15:33:17-04

THORNTON, Colo. – A Medina Alert has been issued as police search for a driver involved in a fatal crash that shut down two miles of northbound Interstate 25 in Thornton on Monday evening.

Police are looking for a black pickup truck of an unknown make or model.

A motorcycle struck the truck between 120th Avenue and 136th avenue, and the motorcyclist died. Police would like to speak to the driver of the truck.

Thornton police said the crash completely shut down northbound I-25 between 120th Ave. to 136th Ave.

If anyone sees the truck that might have been involved, call 911 or Thornton police at 720-977-5150.

The truck might have damage to the passenger side quarter panel and the front passenger side door, police said.