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Denver police: Wheel crashes through driver's windshield, causes serious injuries

Wheel crashes through driver's windshield
Wheel crashes through driver's windshield
Posted at 5:31 PM, Jul 19, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-19 19:31:37-04

DENVER — A driver was injured after a wheel dislodged from another vehicle and crashed into the victim's windshield in the evening hours of July 2.

Around 11:30 p.m., in the area of southbound I-25 and West Alameda Avenue, a driver was traveling in an unknown direction when a wheel dislodged from the vehicle.

The wheel bounced on the highway and tore through the victim's windshield, causing serious injuries, according to the Denver Police Department.

Wheel crashes through driver's windshield

The initial driver did not stop following the incident.

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