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: Mom Fights With Insurance Company To Get Disabled Daughter Wheelchair
Video from Copter4 shows at least one vehicle seriously damaged in the median of the highway.READ MORE: MSU Denver Offers COVID Vaccine Incentive With Scholarship Drawing
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: COVID Vaccine: Denver Moves Focus From Quantity To Localized, Targeted Population
It is unclear what caused the crash.