WELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Four people tragically lost their lives in crash on Highway 85 in Weld County on Saturday. Colorado State Patrol say it happened a few miles south of the Colorado-Wyoming state line.
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Two vehicles were involved; a 2015 Jeep and a 2018 Honda.
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A 30-year-old man and a 30-year-old male passenger were in the Jeep and died. A 22-year-old woman was driving the Honda with a 24-year-old female passenger. Both women died.
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CSP believes the Jeep’s driver was impaired, adding that driver was heading south and crossed into oncoming traffic. They reportedly hit the Honda head on.