BREAKING NEWS: 3 Coloradans, 2 Texans killed in helicopter crash in New Mexico (Full Story)

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

peoria mexico fatal 10vo transfer frame 0 Speed Believed To Have Caused Deadly Head On Crash

(credit: CBS)

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.

peoria mexico fatal 10vo transfer frame 251 Speed Believed To Have Caused Deadly Head On Crash

(credit: CBS)

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

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

peoria mexico fatal 10vo transfer frame 220 Speed Believed To Have Caused Deadly Head On Crash

(credit: CBS)

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

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Denver

Together 4 Colorado
NEWS TEAM
Future Leaders

Watch & Listen LIVE