DENVER – A person who police say attempted to flee a fatal crash in Denver Tuesday night was taken into custody.
The two-vehicle crash occurred near eastbound I-70 and Quebec Street around 9 p.m. The crash closed the area for several hours.
Police on scene tweeted a person tried to flee on foot but was quickly apprehended. It’s not clear what vehicle that person came from.
One person died in the crash. No other injuries were reported.
The names of those involved the incident have yet to be released.
#TRAFFIC #DPD on-scene @ Eastbound I-70 & Quebec Street on a Serious 2-car auto crash. One person, who attempted to flee on foot, has been taken into custody. Northbound Quebec and Eastbound I-70 are both closed at present. #Denver pic.twitter.com/6ohhhvfmRZ
— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) March 7, 2018