WELD COUNTY (CBS4) – Two people are dead after a crash in Weld County. It happened early Thursday morning.

Colorado State Patrol confirms that two people died in a two-car crash on Highway 34 near Kersey. The call came in just before 2:30 a.m. Thursday.

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One other person was taken to an area hospital in critical condition. Investigators are currently working to determine the cause of the crash. The highway is still closed.

Ben Warwick