BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) – Interstate 76 is closed in both directions because of a serious crash, Brighton Police says. The Colorado Department of Transportation says the closure spans between the U.S. 85 and E-470 exits.
Investigators say one person has died, and at least another person was sent to the hospital with minor injuries.READ MORE: Rogel Aguilera-Mederos Trial: Jury Selection Begins For 2019 Deadly I-70 Semi Crash
Video from Copter4 shows at least one vehicle seriously damaged in the median of the highway.READ MORE: Touchdowns Meet Touchless: Mile High Announces New Tech
A red trailer in the middle of the road also appears to be damaged.
A truck was also damaged and was resting in the same median, but further along the roadway. Mutliple vehicles are reportedly involved.MORE NEWS: Suspect With Gun Shoots At Eaton Police Officers Early Friday Morning
It is unclear what caused the crash.