JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – A construction worker was conscious and breathing after being hit by a car in Clear Creek Canyon. It happened on Highway 6 near Highway 119 just before 7 a.m.

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The car ended up on the path that runs next to the creek, down the embankment from the highway.

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The woman who was driving was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Officials said they are investigating whether she was intoxicated. She was issued a summons.

 

Jesse Sarles