Sgt. Sean Renfro and his friend pulled over on U.S. 285 in Jefferson County to assist a woman, her brother and her infant son who had wrecked their car during poor weather on Saturday night.
Strong winds are warming up parts of Colorado but also creating travel problems.
Jefferson County deputies are mourning the loss of one of their own after an accident on a slick highway near Conifer Saturday afternoon.
Chilly temperatures remain after a snowstorm brought sub-freezing temperatures and several bad traffic accidents over the weekend.
A sergeant with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s office was killed after getting struck by a vehicle on U.S. Highway 285 near Conifer Saturday afternoon.
Blowing snow is expected to continue making travel dangerous in parts of Colorado’s mountains through the evening.
Colorado authorities are investigating what caused a two-vehicle collision that killed a Nebraska woman.
The Colorado State Patrol says a semitrailer driver and passenger have been taken to hospitals after the truck lost control on a left-hand curve on U.S. 285, went over the guardrail and into Turkey Creek.