DENVER — The entrance ramps from eastbound U.S. 6 to Interstate 25 were closed for hours as the Denver Police Department investigated a deadly crash overnight.
The Colorado Department of Transportation first reported the crash at 1:21 a.m. Tuesday.
Denver police said a driver lost control of his vehicle while driving on 6th Avenue at the ramp to I-25 and crashed. Initially, police reported there were serious injuries but later confirmed one of the occupants of the vehicle had died at the scene.
It’s not clear how many people were in the vehicle at the time of the crash and if anyone else was injured.
The ramps to the interstate reopened at approximately 10:19 a.m., according to DPD.
This is a developing story and will be updated.