DENVER (CBS4)– Police said a driver who was in the turning lane but went straight caused a crash that left the other driver in critical condition.
It happened at the intersection of Lincoln and Speer just before 6 p.m. Sunday.READ MORE: Investigators In Aurora Need Help Identifying Suspect In Arson That Caused $250,000 In Damage To Restaurant
Officers said the driver in the left turn lane on Lincoln drove straight through the intersection and slammed into another car in the double turn lane.READ MORE: Gas Prices Across Colorado Trending Higher Than U.S. Average
The crash pushed her Saturn sedan into a light pole. She was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries.MORE NEWS: United States Issues 1st Passport With 'X' Gender Marker For Dana Zzyym Of Colorado
The driver of the other suffered minor injuries and was cited in the crash.