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Woman found shot in vehicle on I-70, two westbound lanes closed for investigation

Woman is in serious, but stable condition
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Posted at 6:25 AM, Apr 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-21 14:58:05-04

UPDATE | April 21 — Metro Denver Crime Stoppers is asking anybody who saw the shooting on I-70 Monday to call them at 720-913-7867.

Police said the incident happened around 4:30 a.m. on westbound I-70 near Colorado Boulevard. The driver of a white 2009 Acura MDX was found shot in the driver's seat. She's in serious but stable condition.

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DENVER — A woman was found shot in a vehicle on Interstate 70 at Colorado Boulevard Monday morning, police say.

The Denver Police Department said they received a call at 4:43 a.m. about a vehicle stopped on the highway. When police arrived at the scene, they found the vehicle on the shoulder. The woman, who was in the driver's seat, had a gunshot wound.

She was transported to a local hospital in serious, but stable, condition, police said.

Two lanes of westbound I-70 were closed until 8 a.m.

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No other information was available Monday morning. Anybody with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.