By Matt Kroschel

WALDEN, Colo. (CBS4)  Two separate vehicle versus moose crashes ended with the animals tragically dying, and both drivers surviving.

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Both wrecks happened within days of each other on Highway 125, which links Walden and Granby in northern Colorado.

(credit: Mike Schleppy)

Mike Schleppy, who took the photos, says he took the photos and shared them as a reminder to drivers to slow down and watch for wildlife.

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Another moose and both her calves were killed on Interstate 70 in crashes with vehicles last week near Silverthorne.

(credit: Mike Schleppy)

Wherever you are traveling in Colorado, please be on the lookout for our wildlife.

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Matt Kroschel covers news throughout Colorado working from the CBS4 Mountain Newsroom. Send story ideas to and connect with him on Twitter @Matt_Kroschel.