Speed Believed To Have Caused Deadly Head-On Crash

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – Aurora police are investigating a deadly head-on crash that happened early Saturday morning.

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Police had the intersection of Peoria Street and Mexico Avenue blocked off for hours.

Police say the driver of a Nissan Maxima was speeding down Peoria when they hit a dip in the road and lost control.

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Police say the Nissan slammed into a Jeep traveling in the opposite direction.

Both drivers survived, but the passenger in the Nissan died.

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Investigators say drugs and alcohol are not factors. The victim’s identities have not been released.

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